Morally lacking television station owner Max Renn, played by James Woods, discovers, through the use of piratical television signal interception, an underground television series that apparently consists of nothing but torture, rape, and murder. 597 more words
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Kafkaesque. The expression is on everyone’s lips. It brilliantly defines last century’s tragedies and disenchantments; it encompasses all our disillusions, our existential anguish, the erosion of social norms, the loveless eroticism and the individuals’ helplessness and impotence. 1,398 more words
"The Battle for the Mind of North America will be Fought on the Television Screen": Analyzing David Cronenberg's Videodrome.
When talking about horror film in general, my second-favorite Canuck David Cronenberg is usually one of the directors brought up alongside the likes of Carpenter, Craven, and Hooper: A director whose vision and style impacted the future of their genre. 1,839 more words