About the film
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Release Date: February 04, 1983
|Slogan||:||«First it controls your mind. Then it destroys your body.»|
|Genres||:||Horror, Mystery, Science Fiction|
|Production Companies||:||Universal Pictures, Famous Players, Guardian Trust Company, Filmplan International II|
|Producers||:||Claude Héroux, Pierre David, Victor Solnicki|
As the president of a trashy TV channel, Max Renn is desperate for new programming to attract viewers. When he happens upon "Videodrome," a TV show dedicated to gratuitous torture and punishment, Max sees a potential hit and broadcasts the show on his channel. However, after his girlfriend auditions for the show and never returns, Max investigates the truth behind Videodrome and discovers that the graphic violence may not be as fake as he thought.