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Dangerous Game (1993)
"Snake Eyes" (original title)

R  |   |  Drama  |  19 November 1993 (USA)
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A New York film director, working on his latest movie in Los Angeles, begins to reflect the actions in his movie and real life, especially when he begins an affair with the lead actress.

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Cast

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Eddie Israel
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Sarah Jennings
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Francis Burns
Nancy Ferrara ...
Madlyn Israel
Reilly Murphy ...
Tommy
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Blonde
Heather Bracken ...
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Niki Munroe ...
Girl in Trailer
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Storyline

Eddie Israel is a moviemaker. He is beginning the shooting of "The mother of mirrors", starring Francis Burns and Sarah Jennings. "The mother of mirrors" is the story of the last night of a couple falling into decay. Eddie is very demanding with the actors, and the heavy atmosphere of the film acts upon the daily life of the protagonists. Written by Yepok

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Rated R for pervasively strong language, explicit sexuality, and drug use | See all certifications »
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19 November 1993 (USA)  »

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$72,495 (USA)
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(Unrated Director's Cut)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Abel Ferrara's first choice for the role of Sarah was director Jane Campion but she turned it down. See more »

Quotes

Sarah Jennings: Why did God create men? Because vibrators can't mow the lawn.
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Connections

Featured in Siskel & Ebert: The Worst Films of 1993 (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

BLUE MOON
By Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart
Used by permission of EMI Robbins Catalog Inc.
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Madonna Hated This Movie
22 March 2006 | by (Detroit, Michigan) – See all my reviews

This is a strange and disturbing experimental movie. A rare and great performance by Madonna. She actually can act under the control of the right director. Although, I hear she hated. It seems ironic that she finally makes a good movie and doesn't even realize it. I guess she made some complaints that she thought her character was going to be stronger. (Funny, if she wants to be a Feminist Avenger, or some kind of role model of strength, maybe she shouldn't have made a career out of exploiting herself for fame and the all mighty dollar. Okay, now I'm ranting, but isn't funny how men are especially really down with the NeoFeminist Bull about how it's actually empowering for women to exploit themselves.) Ferrara plays with the autobiographical nature of the subject matter. The plot centers on a film director who compartmentalizes his personal and professional life, until the secrets of his professional life overwhelm him.


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