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Nine Inch Nails: The Perfect Drug (1997)

A promotional video for Nine Inch Nails' 1997 single "The Perfect Drug."

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Mark Romanek
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Credited cast:
Nine Inch Nails ... Nine Inch Nails
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Charlie Clouser ... Charlie Clouser
Danny Lohner ... Danny Lohner
Trent Reznor ... Trent Reznor
Chris Vrenna Chris Vrenna ... Chris Vrenna
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Nine Inch Nails performs in the music video "The Perfect Drug" from the original motion picture soundtrack for the film Lost Highway (1997) recorded for Nothing Records and Interscope Records. Trent Reznor wears long Edwardian clothing sings while clips of a funeral and surreal imagery play throughout. Written by Shatterdaymorn

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 January 1997 (USA) See more »

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Nine Inch Nails live personnel Charlie Clouser, Danny Lohner, and Chris Vrenna appear in the video playing string instruments at the beginning of the video. The use of live members in Nine Inch Nails non-performance, concept videos is extremely rare. See more »

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Edited into The Work of Director Mark Romanek (2005) See more »

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25-WR
30 March 2019 | by 25WRSee all my reviews

Cold plate of vampiric hors d'oeuvres served with visual mastery. Extracts fine things out of Kitsch instead of just swiping them under the bear carpet.


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