Cowards Bend the Knee Poster

Release Date: August 13th, 2004

DVD Release Date: September 20th, 2005

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 4 min

Plot Summary
This fusion of fiction and biography based on the director's own life focuses on a hockey player, Guy Maddin (Darcy Fehr), whose life spirals out of control when his mother (Marion Martin) winds up in the hospital and his girlfriend, Veronica (Amy Stewart), gets pregnant and then asks for an abortion. Maddin secures one for her, but he also falls for Meta (Melissa Dionisio), the mysterious daughter of the abortionist, triggering even more trouble.

Cast: Darcy Fehr, Melissa Dionisio, Amy Stewart, Tara Birtwhistle, Louis Negin, Mike Bell, David Stuart Evans, Henry Mogatas

Director: Guy Maddin

Genres: Comedy drama

Keywords: Girlfriend, Forbidden love, Fall, Melodramatic, 2000s, Hospital, Love triangle, Temptation

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