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4,854 Ratings

Naked Lunch

Directed by David Cronenberg
Canada, 1991
Drama, Avant-Garde, Cult


In a drug haze, a bug exterminator using his insecticide to get high believes himself to be a government agent and flees to a secret organization after accidently killing his wife. Based on the cult novel by William S. Burroughs.

Naked Lunch Directed by David Cronenberg

Awards & Festivals

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1991 | 2 wins including: Best Supporting Actress

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1991 | 2nd place: Best Music

London Critics Circle Film Awards

1993 | Winner: Actress of the Year

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