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Psychopathia Sexualis (2006)

 -  Drama  -  8 June 2006 (USA)
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Multi-narrative adaptation of Richard v. Krafft-Ebing's notorious medico-forensic study of sexual perversity.

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Kristi Casey ...
Blood Woman
David Weber ...
Blood Man
Zoe Cooper ...
Shepherdess (as Zoë Cooper)
Patrick Parker ...
Emil Fourquet (as Patrick L. Parker)
David Sanders ...
Forquet's Assistant
Roger Foster ...
Farm Laborer
Jason Hodges ...
Guard
Steven Westdahl ...
Joseph Vacher
Victor Lambert ...
Guard
Adam K. Thompson ...
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J. Marcelo Banderas ...
Corpse / Loiterer (as Marcelo Banderas)
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Professor Krafft-Ebing
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J.H.
Jane Bass ...
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Anne Towns ...
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Multi-narrative adaptation of Richard v. Krafft-Ebing's notorious medico-forensic study of sexual perversity.

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Tales of Deviance and Forbidden Desire from the Case Studies of Krafft-Ebing

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Rated R for strong sexual content including aberrant and deviant behavior, graphic nudity, some violence and disturbing images
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When submitted to the MPAA, the film was unofficially given an NC-17 rating. In order to obtain an R rating, the filmmakers had to remove a shot of urination in someone's mouth. Rather than re-cut the scene, the filmmakers removed the entire (two-minute) sequence, which also includes male frontal nudity. See more »

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Version of Sesso perverso, mondo violento (1980) See more »

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Potentially more interesting than entertaining
14 September 2013 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

US 102m, Colour Director: Brett Wood; Cast: Jane Bass, Bryan Davis, Veronika Duerr, Sandra L. Hughes, Ted Manson, Daniel May, Rob Nixon, Lisa Paulsen, Daniel Pettrow, Rachel Sorsa

Named after Richard von Krafft-Ebing's infamous 1886 "medical text" of the same name, Psychopathia Sexualis is a documentary-style narrated period re-enactment based on hundreds of late nineteenth century case studies of sexual behaviour. Once considered authoritative, these clinical writings are interwoven into a number of vignettes which obliquely suggest that some of the doctors should have also looked at their motivations. Potentially more interesting than entertaining, this Victorian sexual history unfortunately lacks direction and an overall sense of purpose, and largely misses much of the real story – the treatment and mistreatment of the patients documented in these writings (Klaus Ming September 2013).


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