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Released from a psychiatric hospital, a disturbed man revisits his childhood and recalls unsettling events involving his father, mother and the woman who replaced her in the family home.

Release date:

1 hour, 32 minutes

Last on

Sun 17 Jan 2016 00:45

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Role Contributor
Dennis 'Spider' ClegRalph Fiennes
Yvonne/Mrs ClegMiranda Richardson
Bill ClegGabriel Byrne
Young Dennis ClegBradley Hall
Mrs WilkinsonLynn Redgrave
TerrenceJohn Neville
FreddyGary Reineke
JohnPhilip Craig
DirectorDavid Cronenberg
ProducerSamuel Hadida
ProducerCatherine Bailey
ProducerDavid Cronenberg
WriterPatrick McGrath

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