Search results for "David Cronenberg"


Maps to the Stars (2014)

Driven by an intense need for fame and validation, members of a dysfunctional Hollywood dynasty have lives as dramatic as any movie.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  John Cusack  •  Robert Pattinson  •  Julianne Moore  •  Evan Bird

Cosmopolis (2012) RT 64% / Audience 31%

DVD release: Jan 2013

Riding across Manhattan in a stretch limo in order to get a haircut, a 28-year-old billionaire asset manager's day devolves into an odyssey with a cast of characters that ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Robert Pattinson  •  Sarah Gadon  •  Juliette Binoche  •  Paul Giamatti

A Dangerous Method (2011) RT 77% / Audience 50%

DVD release: Mar 2012

Seduced by the challenge of an impossible case, the driven Dr. Carl Jung takes the unbalanced yet beautiful Sabina Spielrein as his patient. Jung’s weapon is the method of his ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Viggo Mortensen  •  Keira Knightley  •  Michael Fassbender  •  Vincent Cassel

Eastern Promises (2007) RT 89% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Dec 2007

A Russian teenager living in London who dies during childbirth leaves clues to a midwife in her journal that could tie her child to a rape involving a violent Russian mob family.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Naomi Watts  •  Viggo Mortensen  •  Vincent Cassel  •  Armin Mueller-Stahl

To Each His Own Cinema (2007)

A collective film of 33 shorts directed by different directors about their feeling about cinema.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  David Lynch  •  Joel Coen  •  Ethan Coen  •  Wong Kar-Wai  •  Lars von Trier  •  Roman Polanski  •  Andrei Konchalovsky  •  Bille August  •  Tsai Ming-liang  •  Alejandro González Iñárritu  •  Manoel de Oliveira  •  David Cronenberg  •  Ken Loach  •  Jane Campion  •  Atom Egoyan  •  Amos Gitai  •  Gus Van Sant  •  Nanni Moretti  •  Aki Kaurismäki  •  Theo Angelopoulos  •  Wim Wenders  •  Olivier Assayas  •  Takeshi Kitano  •  Chen Kaige  •  Elia Suleiman  •  Walter Salles  •  Raymond Depardon  •  Raoul Ruiz  •  Abbas Kiarostami  •  Zhang Yimou  •  Hou Hsiao-hsien  •  Claude Lelouch  •  Jean-Pierre Dardenne  •  Luc Dardenne  •  Youssef Chahine  •  Michael Cimino
CAST:  Isabelle Adjani  •  Pegah Ahangarani  •  Anouk Aimée  •  Leonid Alexeenko

Spider (2002) RT 85% / Audience 68%

DVD release: Jul 2003

A brilliant and powerful psychological thriller about a deeply disturbed boy, Spider, who ‘sees’ his father brutally murder his mother and replace her with a prostitute. ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Ralph Fiennes  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Gabriel Byrne  •  Lynn Redgrave

Camera (2000) RT Audience 69%

DVD release: Mar 2004

While a veteran actor laments the state of film and film acting, a group of young children sneak a Panavision camera into the apartment where the actor resides and decide to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Leslie Carlson

Existenz (1999) RT 71% / Audience 69%

DVD release: Oct 1999

A game designer on the run from assassins must play her latest virtual reality creation with a marketing trainee to determine if the game has been damaged.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Jennifer Jason Leigh  •  Jude Law  •  Ian Holm  •  Willem Dafoe

Crash (1996) RT 58% / Audience 61%

DVD release: Nov 1998

After getting into a serious car accident, a TV director discovers an underground sub-culture of scarred, omnisexual car-crash victims who use car accidents and the raw sexual ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  James Spader  •  Deborah Kara Unger  •  Holly Hunter  •  Elias Koteas

M. Butterfly (1993) RT 42% / Audience 68%

DVD release: May 2006

In 1960s China, French diplomat Rene Gallimard falls in love with an opera singer, Song Liling - but Song is not at all who Gallimard thinks.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Jeremy Irons  •  John Lone  •  Barbara Sukowa  •  Ian Richardson




Naked Lunch (1991) RT 71% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Nov 2003

After developing an addiction to the substance he uses to kill bugs, an exterminator accidentally murders his wife and becomes involved in a secret government plot being ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Peter Weller  •  Judy Davis  •  Ian Holm  •  Julian Sands

Dead Ringers (1988) RT 83% / Audience 83%

DVD release: Jan 1998

Twin gynecologists take full advantage of the fact that nobody can tell them apart, until their relationship begins to deteriorate over a woman.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Jeremy Irons  •  Geneviève Bujold  •  Heidi von Palleske  •  Barbara Gordon

The Fly (1986) RT 91% / Audience 82%

DVD release: Sep 2000

When Seth Brundle makes a huge scientific and technological breakthrough in teleportation, he decides to test it on himself. Unbeknownst to him, a common housefly manages to ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Jeff Goldblum  •  Geena Davis  •  John Getz  •  Joy Boushel

The Dead Zone (1983) RT 90% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Sep 2000

Johnny Smith is a schoolteacher with his whole life ahead of him but, after leaving his fiancee's home one night, is involved in a car crash which leaves him in a coma for 5 ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Christopher Walken  •  Brooke Adams  •  Tom Skerritt  •  Martin Sheen

Videodrome (1983) RT 78% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Sep 1998

A sleazy cable-TV programmer begins to see his life and the future of media spin out of control in a very unusual fashion when he acquires a new kind of programming for his ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  James Woods  •  Sonja Smits  •  Debbie Harry  •  Peter Dvorsky

Scanners (1981) RT 80% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Aug 2001

Darryl Revok is the most powerful of all the scanners, and is the head of the underground scanner movement for world domination. Scanners have great psychic power, strong ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Jennifer O'Neill  •  Stephen Lack  •  Patrick McGoohan  •  Lawrence Dane

The Brood (1979) RT 78% / Audience 67%

DVD release: Aug 2003

A man tries to uncover an unconventional psychologist's therapy techniques on his institutionalized wife, while a series of brutal attacks committed by a brood of mutant ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Oliver Reed  •  Samantha Eggar  •  Art Hindle  •  Henry Beckman

Fast Company (1979) RT 88% / Audience 30%

DVD release: Apr 2004

An early departure from director David Cronenberg's canon of visceral horror, 1979's Fast Company profiles one of his personal passions, racecars, in a gritty melodrama that ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  William Smith  •  Claudia Jennings  •  John Saxon  •  Nicholas Campbell

Rabid (1977) RT 67% / Audience 46%

DVD release: Oct 2000

After undergoing radical surgery for injuries from a motorcycle accident, a young woman (former adult film star Marilyn Chambers) develops a strange phallic growth on her body ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  David Cronenberg
CAST:  Marilyn Chambers  •  Frank Moore  •  Joe Silver  •  Howard Ryshpan