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754 Ratings


Directed by David Cronenberg
Canada, 1977
Horror, Thriller


A critically-injured woman is taken to the plastic surgery clinic of Doctor Dan Keloid, where some of her intact tissue is treated to become “morphogenetically neutral”. The woman’s body develops an orifice under her armpit, within which hides a phallic stinger.

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Rabid Directed by David Cronenberg

Awards & Festivals

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

1977 | 2 wins including: Best Screenplay (Medalla Sitges en Plata de Ley)

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