Kernel Rating (out of 5):
MPAA Rating: R, for disturbing violent content including sexual assault, strong sexuality, graphic nudity, drug use (opium, of all things) and language Length: 117 minutes
Age Appropriate for: Adults over 18 unless your 17 year old is already in therapy (the above MPAA rating list is longer than Santa’s naughty list for good reason).
“I’ve got insanity in my entrails.”
By Mary McCarthy, Editor
Antonio Banderas plays plastic surgeon Robert Ledgard, who clearly didn’t take the Hippocratic Oath to ‘first do no harm.’ Elena Anaya is completely brilliant as his patient Vera.