Shame Movie Facts

2 of the most interesting Shame facts you didn't know about. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Shame movie message.

In the movie "Shame", a film about a man battling a sex addiction, the song "Unravelling" from the movie's climax is a direct nod to the epic war piece "Journey to the Line" from the World War 2 film "The Thin Red Line", drawing comparisons to the two situations.

Lip's knuckles are still bruised and scraped from when he punched his father two days (and episodes) earlier.
Lip's knuckles are still bruised and scraped from when he punched his father two days (and episodes) earlier.
Shame poster
Shame poster

Shame Plot

A sex addict's carefully cultivated private life falls apart after his sister arrives for an indefinite stay.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Shame. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Drama
Director Steve McQueen
Stars Michael Fassbender, Lucy Walters, Mari-Ange Ramirez, James Badge Dale
IMDB score 7.2