Eraserhead

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Director

David Lynch

Cast

Jack Nance as Henry Spencer

Charlotte Stewart as Mary X

Allen Joseph as Mr. X

Jeanne Bates as Mrs. X

Jean Lange as Grandmother

Judith Anna Roberts as Beautiful Girl Across the Hall

Laurel Near as Lady in the Radiator

Jack Fisk as The Man in the Planet

Darwin Joston as Paul

Writers

David Lynch (written by)


Summary

Henry resides alone in a bleak apartment surrounded by industrial gloom. When he discovers that an earlier fling with Mary left her pregnant, he marries the expectant mother and has her move in with him. Things take a decidedly strange turn when the couple's baby turns out to be a bizarre lizard-like creature that won't stop wailing.
Henry resides alone in a bleak apartment surrounded by industrial gloom. When he discovers that an earlier fling with Mary left her pregnant, he marries the expectant mother and has her move in with him. Things take a decidedly strange turn when the couple's baby turns out to be a bizarre lizard-like creature that won't stop wailing.

Genre

Horror, Fantasy

Released

March 19, 1977

Runtime

1hr 29min

MPAA

Not Rated

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