Dead ringers
David Cronenberg 1943-
Jeremy Irons Geneviève Bujold
Place of publishing unknown: Dutch Filmworks, 2002 | Other editions
1 dvd-video
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115 min.
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands

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About David Cronenberg

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David Paul Cronenberg (born March 15, 1943) is a Canadian film director, screenwriter and actor. He is one of the principal originators of what is commonly known as the body horror genre, with his films exploring visceral bodily transformation, infection, technology and the intertwining of the psychological with the physical. In the first third of his career he explored these themes mostly through horror and science fiction films such as Scanners (1981) and Videodrome (1983), although his work has since expanded beyond these genres. Cronenberg's films have polarized critics and audiences alike; he has earned critical acclaim and has sparked controversy for his depictions of gore and violence. The Village Voice called him "the most audacious and challenging narrative director in the English-speaking world". His films have won numerous awards, including, for Crash, the Special Jury Prize at the 1996 Cannes Film Festiva…Read more on Wikipedia