A top surgeon is besotted with a beautiful woman who once ditched him. Unable to come to terms with life without her, he tries to convince her that they need each other. She has other ideas, but an horrific accident leaves her at his mercy. The plot is bizarre and perhaps sick at times, ending abruptly and with a twist. Written by
Beyond love, beyond obsession, there hides something beyond reason.
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Did You Know?
Film critic Barry Norman commented that Helena seemed to accept her fate far too peacefully. See more
The main character has an English accent, even though neither of his parents (both of whom are heard speaking) do, the story takes place in America, and it is implied that he grew up there as well. See more
[watching Helena bathe in the fountain
Who is she?
Doctor Nick Cavanaugh
Referenced in Selfie: Perestroika
BRANDENBURG CONCERTOS #3
Written by Johann Sebastian Bach
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