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Dangerous Game (1993)

Snake Eyes (original title)
R | | Drama | 19 November 1993 (USA)
A New York City 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 overview, first billed only:
Nancy Ferrara ...
Madlyn Israel
Reilly Murphy ...
Director of Photography
Prop Guy
Christina Fulton ...
Heather Bracken ...
Burns' Buddy
Niki Munroe ...
Girl in Trailer
Lori Eastside ...
Adina Winston ...
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Party Guest


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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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasively strong language, explicit sexuality, and drug use | See all certifications »





Release Date:

19 November 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dangerous Game  »

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Box Office


$10,000,000 (estimated)

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(Unrated Director's Cut)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


Amusingly, in a way, David Parkinson from Radio Times wasn't too encouraging of this movie, as his review starts: "Boy, did the wheels come off here!" The full review can be accessed at radiotimes.com. See more »


Sarah Jennings: He kicked the door open and he said: "take your clothes off and lie down!" And he tried to rape me but I guess my body was so rigid that he couldn't. And then he started calling me a disgusting lesbian, a stupid dyke, a pathetic piece of shit and that if he couldn't get it into my pussy then he was gonna make me suck it. And I remember... I don't know what I remember, I just remember this horrible choking feeling. And he suddenly got up and dragged me over the side of the roof by my hair, and ...
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Written by The Sandman and Danny Saber
Performed by Proper Grounds
Courtesy of Maverick Recording Company
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the pleasure of playing dangerously
3 December 2000 | by See all my reviews

Why has this movie not benefited of a good release? I discovered it one night, as it was screened on the tv, and I was simply astonished. This a total perverse movie, playing on the edge of reality & fiction. Simply troubling,and dangerous. If you like getting close to the edge of things...

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