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A disturbing concept marred by graceless execution, Boxing Helena is a psychosexual drama that proves more tedious than provocative. Read critic reviews

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A rich surgeon (Julian Sands) operates on the object of his obsession, his grotesquely disfigured aloof neighbor (Sherilyn Fenn).

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  • Feb 06, 2010
    I do not care what anybody says about this film. I think it is a rare gem....a surreal allegorical trip into a nightmarish world of obsession, insecurity & ego-crisis. Yes, indeed....Jennifer Lynch really IS Daddy's little girl!! *****5 out of 5 stars*****
    mirabella 1 Super Reviewer
  • Jun 17, 2008
    So much potential, wasted.
    Anthony V Super Reviewer
  • Apr 04, 2008
    What a piece of s**t! I had kind of high expectations when I started to watch this, sine I love Sherilyn Fenn and Julian Sands otherwise. But this was just pathetic. Julian Sands fails misserably at trying to speak with an american accent. Sure Sherilyn Fenn looks hot as always, but that doesn't help much when you got a hack directing.
    The M Super Reviewer
  • Feb 04, 2008
    Sure it's weird, but it wasn't all that entertaining. Like if David Lynch's daughter made a film... wait a minute. Paxton's great though.
    Christopher B Super Reviewer

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