The Hunger (1997–2000)

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Terence Stamp and David Bowie host a horror anthology show, introducing the evening's story. The stories are steamy, erotic tales dealing with power, sex, lust and driving urges.

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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 The Host (22 episodes, 1997-1998)
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Terence Stamp and David Bowie host a horror anthology show, introducing the evening's story. The stories are steamy, erotic tales dealing with power, sex, lust and driving urges.

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lust | sex | power | anthology | poison | See All (15) »

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The Taste of Terror

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Rated R for strong sexual content, violence and language | See all certifications »
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19 July 1997 (USA)  »

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Begierde - The Hunger  »

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Julian Priest: The highest spiritual plane available to humankind is not grace nor peace nor satisfaction. It is, of course, love.
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Not a bad dish
26 October 2001 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

Not having cable, I recently discovered this series on DVD... the well-done horror based series is not easy to find, TALES FROM THE CRYPT being an exception, but this one seemed to deliver... some of the time. The DVD only featured four episodes from Terence Stamp's reign (David Bowie sounds like a promisingly good replacement, as at least he was in the original movie) and although not every segment packed a punch, a couple were pretty good... in particular, "Necros," directed by Russell Mulcahy. It was also interesting that the scenes involving passion were on the forceful side, as the typical Hollywood movie usually depicts such primal action as slow, tame, and loving.


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