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After returning home from the Vietnam War, veteran Jacob Singer struggles to maintain his sanity. Plagued by hallucinations and flashbacks, Singer rapidly falls apart as the world and people around him morph and twist into disturbing images. His girlfriend, Jezzie, and ex-wife, Sarah, try to help, b

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1990-11-02

Runtime 113 minutes

Budget $25m

Revenue $26m


TMDB 7.4


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steven_kaiser shared a tip "Recommended to someone else. It’s very suspenseful"

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jason_damico shared a tip "Yep. It's a pretty disturbing film psychologically"

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raymond_malone shared a tip "This is a pretty dark film, with some disturbing ideas presented. Don't watch the remake."

christie_biggers shared a tip "One of the very best."

bill_s. shared a tip "If I had to pick a single favorite movie, it would be this one. It is an epic work of art, imho."

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bueller_productions shared a tip "Truly sets the standard for psychological horror."

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justin_huddleston shared a tip "Excellent!"

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faithkomtrikru shared a tip "My favorite movie, so incredibly well done"

atalie_hill shared a tip "Absolutely incredible"

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MysteryLover shared a tip "It’s a good movie lots to unpack when watching it"

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jess_d_5275 shared a tip "Brilliant, one of the best movies I've ever seen."

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michael_betlej shared a tip "triggered a micropsychotic episode"

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bagelbites shared a tip "Timelessly terrifying and beautiful"

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kosprings shared a tip "This movie is so very well written"

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bauhausdropout shared a tip "Wanted to like, I just feel like this one didn’t age well"

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debra_ryan_5560 shared a tip "Loved the original movie but not the remake"

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