Direct from Vancouver music-video hell comes this tarted-up mongrel of an erotic/political thriller that's so overwrought it rises to tabloid-level surrealism. Released on video under the title ULTIMATE DESIRES, it just may lure movie trash aficionados who'd thought they'd seen it all.
Amidst much smoke, shadows and fog, portentious voiceovers, dream sequences and incoherent Steadicam sweeps, the film relates the ultralurid tale of Samantha Stewart (Tracy Scoggins), a prim, bespectacled public defender in a neon-lit American metropolis. Her sheltered life changes when she gives
a lift to Vicky (Suzy Joachim), a sexy prostitute on the run from assassins of "za Br...