Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Director: David Cronenberg
Writer: David Cronenberg and Norman Snider
Cast: Jeremy Irons, Genevieve Bujold, Heidi von Palleske, Barbara Gordon, Shirley Douglas, Stephen Lack
Elliot Mantle (Jeremy Irons) is a successful gynecologist who works alongside his identical twin, Beverly Mantle (Jeremy Irons). Elliot is notorious for developing intimate relationships with his patients and giving the women to Beverly when he loses interest. Beverly develops strong feelings for a patient, Claire Niveau (Genevieve Bujold). But when she accidentally deceives him, Beverly spirals out of control, slipping into a state of madness.
Elliot Mantle: “Don’t touch him, he’s my brother!”