It is considered an example of New French Extremity by some journalists.
In recent years the film has gained a cult following.
The two become intimate in bed, but Hervé goes too far and rapes Diane.
Elaine, who was not dead, uses the last of her strength to club Diane over the head.
Diane is knocked unconscious, and Elaine passes out due to blood loss sustained from injuries in the struggle.
A teen-aged boy logs on to the Hellfire Club website using his father's credit card.
He then fills out a detailed fantasy of what he would like done to the woman on the screen, who turns out to be Diane.
Having acquired the rights, the Volf Corporation attempts to enter into a deal for distribution with an American Internet company called Demonlover, represented by Elaine Si Gibril (Gershon).
Diane, however, has actually been a spy all along for Demonlover's main competition, Mangatronics, meeting with a mysterious handler on occasion to pass along information on the Demonlover deal.Diane fires at Hervé's temple and he dies instantly.In the end, Diane herself is forced into the Hellfire Club.Demonlover is a 2002 neo-noir thriller film by French writer/director Olivier Assayas.The film stars Connie Nielsen, Charles Berling, Chloë Sevigny, and Gina Gershon with a musical score by Sonic Youth.In order to seal the deal for Mangatronics, Diane is sent by her handler to steal data from the computer in Elaine's hotel room.