One of the highlights in director David Cronenberg’s filmography is The Lovebirds. The film about two twin brothers who work as surgeons and each other slowly getting lost in abyssesshines above all through the ingeniously played double role of Jeremy Irons.
In April, a series will appear on Amazon Prime, the Cronenberg’s classics reinterpreted with a feminine twist. This time Rachel Weisz can be seen in the lead role of twins. Now you can watch a first Dead Ringers teaser.
Check out the Dead Ringers teaser trailer here:
Dead Ringers – Teaser Trailer (English) HD
Amazon’s Dead Ringers series is likely to lead back into the deep abysses
In the plot of the Cronenberg film, which is also called Dead Ringers in the original, the identical twins Beverly and Elliot Mantle are celebrated gynecologists who not only share professional patients. The more confident Elliot always lets the more shy Beverly stand in for him when it comes to sex. When he falls in love with the film diva Claire (Geneviève Bujold), it takes Chaos between the twinsn its course.
The first teaser for the Amazon series based on the Cronenberg model now shows Rachel Weisz in the double role of the twins. You can probably expect disturbing abysses and oppressive horror in the new edition as well. Dead Ringers will be released on April 21 in subscription to Amazon Prime.
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