Directed by Brandon Cronenberg
Syd March is an employee at a clinic that sells injections of live viruses harvested from sick celebrities to obsessed fans. Syd also supplies illegal samples of these viruses to piracy groups, smuggling them from the clinic in his own body. When he becomes infected with the disease that kills super sensation Hannah Geist, Syd becomes a target for collectors and rabid fans. He must unravel the mystery surrounding her death before he suffers the same fate.
A clinic employee sells live viruses harvested from sick celebrities to obsessed fans. When he accidentally infects himself with a deadly disease that killed off a pop-star, he must fight off rabid fans and his own immune system.
Cast: Caleb Landry Jones, Sarah Gadon, Lisa Berry
Visually striking, tense, surreal, frequently unpleasant. In other words, exactly my kind of movie
Very solid, good visuals, some good body horror. Honestly not seeing where people are getting "hard to follow" here, didn't seem that way to me. I hate when a movie treats me like an idiot with no attention span so I prefer when they keep exposition to a minimum.
watched this years ago, but a great commentary on the future of celeb obsession
get me a vial of steve buscemi’s gonorrhea pronto