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3.5
2,081 Ratings

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Directed by David Cronenberg
Canada, 1981
Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Synopsis

The title of this David Cronenberg sci-fi horror film refers to a group of people who have telekinetic powers that allow them to read minds and give them the ability to make other people’s heads explode.

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Awards & Festivals

Genie Awards

1982 | 8 nominations including: Best Motion Picture

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