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Repulsion (1965)

Directed by Roman Polanski

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In Roman Polanski’s first English-language film, beautiful young manicurist Carole suffers from androphobia (the pathological fear of interaction with men). When her sister and roommate, Helen, leaves their London flat to go on an Italian holiday with her married boyfriend, Carole withdraws into her apartment. She begins to experience frightful hallucinations, her fear gradually mutating into madness.

Rated NR | Length 105 minutes


Roman Polanski | Mike Pratt | Imogen Graham | Hugh Futcher | Monica Merlin | Helen Fraser | James Villiers | Valerie Taylor | Renée Houston | Patrick Wymark | Yvonne Furneaux | John Fraser | Ian Hendry | Catherine Deneuve