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Cam (2018)

Alice, an ambitious camgirl, wakes up one day to discover she's been replaced on her show with an exact replica of herself.

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Daniel Goldhaber

Writers:

Isa Mazzei, Daniel Goldhaber (story by) | 2 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Madeline Brewer ... Alice / Lola
Patch Darragh ... Tinker
Melora Walters ... Lynne
Devin Druid ... Jordan
Imani Hakim ... Baby
Michael Dempsey ... Barney
Flora Diaz ... Fox
Samantha Robinson ... PrincessX
Jessica Parker Kennedy ... Katie
Quei Tann ... LuckyDuck
Linda Griffin Linda Griffin ... Jen
Clint Jung ... Officer Lee
Carl Donelson ... Officer Reynolds
Brayden Skoglund ... Sean
Elijah Stevenson ... Peter
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In Daniel Goldhaber and Isa Mazzei's paranoid horror thriller "Cam," an erotic webcam performer finds her followers stolen by a doppelganger who hijacks her channel, pushes the sexual envelope further, and otherwise seems determined to destroy her life. Call it identity theft of a possibly supernatural kind. Written by Hugo Van Herpe

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Writer Isa Mazzei drew on her time as a webcam model when writing the screenplay. She said in an interview the goal she started with was to create a film where an audience would empathize with a sex worker. The two films she looked at most when conceptualizing what she wanted were Whiplash (2014) and Black Swan (2010). Both of those movies have protagonists who are obsessive and ambitious about what they're doing; who throw themselves into self-sacrifice for their art. She was also inspired by David Cronenberg's Videodrome (1983) because he never uses body horror gratuitously. It's always connected to a theme or character. See more »

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Quotes

Alice: You stole my face and now I'm going to get it back!
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References Creed (2015) See more »

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The Four Seasons: Spring (Allegro)
Written by Antonio Vivaldi
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Kind of intriguing, a little creepy, weak ending.
20 November 2018 | by Andrew_WiperSee all my reviews

Weird, kind of intriguing to watch, also kind of cringe worthy at the same time. It kept me guessing a little bit, and I guess this is what kept me watching to the end. By the end of the movie though I wish I hadn't. I feel like they had the opportunity to go in a different direction with this and they chose the ending that you see in the movie. Kind of ruined it for me. I feel like women may actually appreciate this movie more than guys, funny enough because it's web cam girl(s) modelling their bodies. I could be wrong about this though. I watched it until the end, so I'll give it a pass. 5/10


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