Plot: Sleazy cable TV programmer Max Renn encounters a strange new program known as “Videodrome”. Under its mysterious influence, Max’s fantasies seem to come to life as strange things begin to happen and reality is not what it seems.

Rating: R

Directed By: David Cronenberg

Written By: David Cronenberg

Production: Canadian Film Development Corporation (CFDC),Famous Players, Filmplan International, Guardian Trust Company, Victor Solnicki Productions

Release Date: February 04, 1983

Budget: $5,952,000 (estimated)

Runtime: 1 hr. 29 mins.


Max Renn – James Woods
Bianca O’Blivion – Sonja Smits
Nicki Brand – Deborah Harry
Harlan – Peter Dvorsky
Barry Convex – Les Carlson
Brian O’Blivion – Jack Creley

Masha – Lynne Gorman
Bridey – Julie Khaner
Moses – Reiner Schwartz
Raphael – David Bolt
Rena King – Lally Cadeau
Brolley – Henry Gomez