Motion Picture Purgatory: THE SURROGATE (1984)

One of Canada’s first forays into the erotic thriller genre, Don Carmody’s Cinplex scorcher THE SURROGATE features maple syrup porn verteran Carole Laure passing off the torch to Canada’s straight-to-video queen of the 1990s, Shannon Tweed. In his latest Motion Picture Purgatory, Rick Trembles uncovers the sordid, S&M-tinged tale of a boring Montreal couple who hire a sex surrogate while a local cop (Michael Ironside) suspects they have played a role in a series of local murders. Rick sez: