Skip to main content

R| 1 hr. 47 min.

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

Cast: Julian Sands , Sherilyn Fenn , Bill Paxton , Kurtwood Smith , Betsy Clark , Nicolette Scorsese ,

Director: Jennifer Chambers Lynch

Genres: Drama

Boxing Helena (1993)

Release Date: July 11th, 1993|1 hr. 47 min.

watch now
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 10
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    What Lynch, who wrote the script at 19, sees as high drama is really high camp. And Fenn seems clueless on how to play her limbless character. show more

  • 25
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Just awful. But uniquely awful -- awful in a way that might just attract a cult audience. [3 Sept 1993] show more

  • 50
    USA Today

    Even if the script delivered, the film would frankly be overwhelmed by the volume of noteriety that has attended it. [3 Sept 1993] show more

  • October 08, 2008 Ups 010279
    Report This User

    Very freaky movie with a lot of darkness

similar movies

  • Diary of a Sex Addict (2001)

  • Miranda (2002)

  • Sound of My Voice (2011)

  • Show Me (2004)

  • The Canyons (2013)

Stay Connected with Moviefone

Download the Free App!

How do you watch stuff?


How else do you watch?

Select your online providers
My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts


You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.

    Update settings