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Poison

Poison(1989)

Also Known As: Hero | Homo | Horror |

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Brief Synopsis

Three stories which, each in its own distinct visual style, explore themes of moral and social transgression: "Hero," shot in a mock TV-documentary style depicts a gruesome patricide; "Horror," filmed like a 1950s B-movie tells the tale of a mad science experiment gone horribly wrong; and "Homo" exp

Cast & Crew

Todd Haynes Director
Edith Meeks Felicia Beacon ("Hero")
Millie White Millie Sklar ("Hero")
Buck Smith Gregory Lazar ("Hero")
Anne Giotta Evelyn Mcalpert ("Hero")
Lydia Lafleur Sylvia Manning ("Hero")
Ian Nemser Sean White ("Hero")
Rob Labelle Jay Wete ("Hero")
Evan Dunsky Dr Macarthur ("Hero")
Marina Lutz Hazel Lamprecht ("Hero")
Barry Cassidy Officer Rilt ("Hero")
Richard Anthony Edward Comacho ("Hero")
Angela M Schreiber Florence Giddons ("Hero")
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MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1989 Production Date: 
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Sound:  Production Co:  .....Production Company, Jerome Foundation .....Production Company, New York State Council On The Arts .....Production Company, New York Foundation For The Arts .....Production Company, National Endowment For The Arts .....Production Company, Art Matters Inc .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Zeitgeist Films .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Mainline Pictures .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, Premium Films .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, .....Foreign Theatrical Distributor, .....Foreign Distribution Sales, Fox Lorber Home Video .....Domestic Video Distributor, Clein & White Public Relations .....Public Relations
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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