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Science-Fiction Cult 
Rated: 18+ (R)19831h 28mOn: Free Services The Criterion Channel Tags: Dystopia Technology Psychology Country: Canada

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.Videodrome featuring James Woods and Sonja Smits is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, free on Peacock, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 4 others. It's a cult and horror movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (82,261 votes) and was well received by critics.

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Available to watch free online (Peacock).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

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#1,330 Ranked Movie

#71 Ranked in Cult Movies

#75 Ranked in Technology Movies

#77 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

Videodrome has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.2 (82,261 votes) and was well received by critics. The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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