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Reflecting Skin, The (1990)  link to Reflecting Skin, The on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 3153

poster Reflecting Skin, The

IMDb Rating:
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6.8/10 (7164 votes)

Country: UK, 96 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Thriller, Horror, Drama

Director(s): Philip Ridley

Video Codec: Unknown

A young boy tries to cope with rural life circa 1950s and his fantasies become a way to interpret events. After his father tells him stories of vampires, he becomes convinced that the widow up the road is a vampire, and tries to find ways of discouraging his brother from seeing her. He must deal with an abusive mother, a father with a charge of molestation, a band of youths creating havoc, and an unforgiving environment in general.

Tagline: Sometimes terrible things happen quite naturally


photo Viggo Mortensen Viggo Mortensen Cameron Dove
photo Lindsay Duncan Lindsay Duncan Dolphin Blue
photo Jeremy Cooper Jeremy Cooper Seth Dove
photo Sheila Moore Sheila Moore Ruth Dove
photo David Bloom David Bloom Deputy

Medium: Unknown,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1