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Directed by David Cronenberg. Canada. 1975. R. 1 hour 27 minutes. Lionsgate. Digital.
Fri., August 3, 2018
Member Passes Accepted
August 3, 2018
9:45 pm

After a scientist living in a posh apartment complex slaughters a teen girl and kills himself, investigators discover that the murderer had been carrying on experiments involving deadly parasites. Roger St. Luc (Paul Hampton), a doctor living in the building, and his aide Nurse Forsythe (Lynn Lowry) then realize that the parasites are on the loose attacking fellow tenants.

Digital restoration courtesy of TIFF Film Reference Library.