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Carnal Crimes (1991)

R | | Thriller | Video 21 May 1992
Although Elise is young and beautiful, her husband is no longer interested in having vanilla sex with her. This leaves her bored, unsatisfied and with problems during public masturbation. ... See full summary »

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Martin Hewitt ...
Renny
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Elise
Rich Crater ...
Stanley
Alex Kubik ...
Detective Ronas
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Mia (as Yvette Stefens)
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Jasmine
Charisse Cooper ...
Marcella
Prince Hughes ...
Culbertson
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Lang
Andre Rosey Brown ...
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Sergio Salerno ...
Nathan
Jasae ...
Christa
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Ingrid
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Marco
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Although Elise is young and beautiful, her husband is no longer interested in having vanilla sex with her. This leaves her bored, unsatisfied and with problems during public masturbation. Then she meets the mysterious photographer Renny and experiences unknown measures of lust and passion. The affair suddenly becomes deadly danger when she learns that he's suspected of woman slayer. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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Heavenly
20 July 2001 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

What can I possibly say that will conjure up the magic of "Carnal Crimes"? Carnal Crimes follows the life of Elize, her strange perverted husband, and Renny the mysterious artist, played beautifully by Martin Hewitt, who, in my opinion, is more talented than most 'A' list actors. The music, photography and settings of this film have a unique dream-like quality to them, and the story is so profound and intense that it should leave you dazed. Hewitt is dark and dangerous, and his performance is utterly compelling. The atmosphere in this movie is its most powerful feature, and watching it is like having an amazing dream-like experience. You won't know if you've really seen it, or were just dreaming by the end. One of my very favourite films.


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