It’s an insecurity that’s dramatically heightened when Seth begins his metamorphosis into the Brundle-fly; the genetic merging of human and fly.As Veronica watches in horror as her lover’s nails and teeth begin falling out, his body becomes insect-like, and he starts vomiting digestive enzymes onto his food, her fears increase to unmanageable levels with the discovery that she’s pregnant by Seth., it knows how to shine an uncomfortable spotlight on the darker aspects of romance.
Yoji is a shy factory worker with an unrequited crush on co-worker Sachiko.
The truth is that maybe no one will love her as much as daddy, and that’s most terrifying of all.
Really one of horror’s most tragic love stories, and one that’s also more of an intriguing triangle than pair, David Cronenberg’s body horror remake runs the gamut of emotions.
The initial sparks between journalist Veronica and quirky scientist Seth gives way to a full-blown relationship.
But Seth harbors some insecurity toward Veronica’s relationship with her editor Stathis Borans, a former lover who clearly still has feelings for her.