From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Eraserhead (1977, USA) is a Surreal/Experimental cult film directed by David Lynch.


Main Details

  • Released on March 19, 1977 (Los Angeles, CA)
  • B&W
  • Running Time: 89 min | USA: 108 min (approx.) (premier version)
  • Production Co: American Film Institute (AFI) | Libra Films
  • Distribution Co: Libra Films International (USA) | Creative Exposure (Canada) | Mainline Pictures (UK) | Primer Plano Film Group S.A. (Argentina)
  • Written and Directed by David Lynch
  • Starring Jack Nance, Charlotte Stewart, Allen Joseph
  • Produced by David Lynch
  • Original Music by David Lynch
  • Cinematography by Herbert Cardwell and Frederick Elmes
  • Film Editing by David Lynch

Plot Summary

  • Henry Spencer tries to survive his industrial environment, his angry girlfriend, and the unbearable screams of his newly born mutant child.

Also Known As

  • Cabeza borradora (Argentina/Spain) (video title)
  • Eraserhead 2000 (USA) (DVD box title)
  • Eraserhead la mente che cancella (Italy)
  • Gardenback (USA) (original script title)
  • Glava za brisanje (Serbia)
  • Glowica scierjaca (Poland)
  • Labyrinth Man (France) (reissue title)
  • No Céu Tudo É Perfeito (Portugal)


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