An upper middle-class housewife suffering from various unexplained symptoms of illness comes to believe that she is suffering from multiple chemical sensitivity and moves into a secluded facility to recover.
- Year: 1995
- Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
- Genre: Drama
- Studio: American Playhouse, Chemical Films, Good Machine, Kardana Productions, Film4 Productions, Arnold Semler Productions
- Keyword: pollution, quarantine, chemical, allegory, housewife, medicine, suburbia, female protagonist, allergy, disease, psychiatrist, illness, san fernando valley, disorder, retreat, 1980s, enviromentalism, multiple chemical sensitivity (mcs), environmental illness, chronic illness
- Director: Todd Haynes
- Cast: Julianne Moore, Xander Berkeley, Peter Friedman, Susan Norman, Martha Velez, Chauncey Leopardi