The Adjuster (1991)

Genres - Comedy, Drama, Thriller  |   Sub-Genres - Ensemble Film, Psychological Drama, Satire  |   Release Date - Sep 26, 1991 (USA - Unknown), May 29, 1992 (USA)  |   Run Time - 102 min.  |   Countries - Canada, Mexico  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Synopsis by Matthew Tobey

Written and directed by Canadian filmmaker Atom Egoyan, The Adjuster is an examination of the sexual quirks of a married couple. Starring such Egoyan regulars as Elias Koteas, Arsinée Khanjian, Maury Chaykin, and Don McKellar, the film focuses on Noah Render (Koteas), an insurance adjuster who enjoys sleeping with his clients, and his wife, Hera (Khanjian), a film censor who finds excitement in making copies of the most explicit parts of the movies she's assigned to review. When they invite Bubba (Chaykin) into their house to make a movie, the Renders find their lives becoming even more complex. McKellar plays a young film censor who works with Hera.



insurance-agent, censorship, family-secrets, fire, fire-disaster, obsession, peeping-tom, pornography, student


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