Eraser head (1996)
Starring the likes of Charlotte Stewart, Judith Roberts, and Jack Fisk directed by David Lynch.
Eraser head, like 'The Elephant Man' is powerful and disturbing, this movie is possibly an insight to what problems and or relationships Lynch had at the time.
The movie appears to revolve around: awkward external families, premature babies, sex before marriage and these are all presented to us in such a way that you begin to feel empathy for Henry; or rather like your there your self being submitted to these uncomfortable scenarios.
Reviewer Graeme Clark believed "I
Almar Hafidason thought that the film was "so consumed with surreal imagery that there are almost limitless possibilities to read personal theories into it." (Hafidason.2001)
That being said the sexual undertones throughout the movie is clear, however defining what exactly its trying to say is hard, although what can be gathered is "
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-Graeme Clark, 2006. http://www.thespinningimage.co.uk/cultfilms/displaycultfilm.asp?reviewid=1598(Accessed.20.1.11)
-Almar Hafisason, 2001. http://www.bbc.co.uk/films/2001/01/16/eraserhead_1977_review.shtml(Accessed.20.1.11)
-Bill Gibron. 2003 http://www.dvdverdict.com/reviews/eraserhead.php(Accessed.20.1.11)