Oliver Assayas‘ 2002 thriller, “Demonlover
” is dense, hypnotic, and out there, and out there. Starring Connie Nielson, Gina Gershon
, Chloë Sevigny
, and Charles Berling
, the byzantine plot centers on a French corporation that goes head-to-head with an American web media company for the rights to a 3D manga pornography studio, resulting in a power struggle that culminates in bloody violence and espionage. But the film, while a thriller, is not a typical espionage film, much more surreal, and nightmarish.
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