Carol White is ill. Her diagnosis? The 20th century.
In this ‘90s Indie classic cum allegory from hell, Todd Haynes directs everyone’s favorite, Julianne Moore, as a paranoid California housewife who becomes allergic to her environment. When her sickness escalates from coughing gags to spontaneous nosebleeds, Carol retreats to the Wrenwood Institute in New Mexico, but as the tagline says, “where can you go, when no place is SAFE?”.