NC-17 | | Drama
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 energy they produce to try to rejuvenate his sex life with his wife.
Holly Hunter got a part in the film because she had been lobbying director David Cronenberg for the opportunity to work with him for years.
Do you see Kennedy's assassination as a special kind of car crash?
Vaughan: The case could be made.
After Vaughan repeatedly crashes the left front bumper of his Lincoln into a junker James Ballard is sitting in, causing major damage to the bumper and the lights, Vaughan is soon shown driving on the highway with no damage to the bumper and both left lights operational.
The following sequence was completely cut. It's a shot with full frontal nudity, showing Catherine's body with a lot of marks from the violence of the previous scene. A first shot was a close up of her pubic area, with the mark of a hand on her thigh. More than one minute cut.
ITL 1,372,969,000 (Italy) (15 November 1996)
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