Under the Skin


Although married and pregnant Rose has always been Mother's favorite, it is younger sister Iris whose life is shaken up by Mother's death. Suffocating, Iris spirals out of control and copes by losing herself in sexual oblivion. She leaves her steady, Gary, for a steady stream of one night stands in the arms of mysterious strangers, alienating Gary, Rose, her friends, and her employers in the process. Will this go on until she loses everything that is meaningful to her?

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  1. Carine Adler

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Samantha Morton

    Samantha Morton

    Iris Kelly

  2. Claire Rushbrook

    Claire Rushbrook

    Rose Kelly

  3. Rita Tushingham

    Rita Tushingham


  4. Christine Tremarco

    Christine Tremarco


  5. Stuart Townsend

    Stuart Townsend


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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 22m

Budget $1,000,000.00

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • May 21, 1998



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