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Directors: Jen Soska, Sylvia Soska

Starring: Katharine Isabelle, Antonio Cupo, Tristan Risk, David Lovgren, Paula Lindberg

Running time: 103 Minutes

Certificate: 18

Synopsis: Medical student Mary is broke and becomes increasingly disenchanted with the medical profession. The allure of easy money sends Mary into the world of underground surgeries which ends up leaving more marks on her than her so called ‘freakish’ clientele…

The gorgeous Ginger Snaps herself, Katharine Isabelle, headlines this David Cronenberg/Takashi Miike-inspired body (modification) horror from equally-stunning ‘Twisted Twins’ Jen and Sylvia Soska, who previously helmed 2009′s exploitation thriller Dead Hooker In A Trunk. I have to admit to having not yet seen their previous Ott-titled offering, but after this effort, it goes to the top of my list, because American Mary is superb, twisted brilliance. In fact, mentioning both Cronenberg and Miike may be a touch unjust, as the unique, rising-star siblings have spun a tale that is wholly original; however, »

- Craig Hunter

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