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Crystal Renn and Karolina Kurkova Give us Nightmares in Interview Magazine's Envelope-Pushing Editorial

Crystal Renn and Karolina Kurkova get in touch with their, ahem, clinically insane sides in a Steven Klein-lensed editorial for Interview Magazine, c

Crystal Renn and Karolina Kurkova get in touch with their, ahem, clinically insane sides in a Steven Klein-lensed editorial for Interview Magazine, called "Strict Institution."

Renn is the horribly abused patient antagonized by Kurkova's Nurse Ratched-type character who metes out punishments like tying Renn up in weird positions and handcuffing her to things. The whole thing is weirdly convincing--Kurkova makes an excellent sadistic (yet composed) nurse, and Renn is superb as an unhinged mental patient.

The shoot kind of gave us the creeps--we just aren't sure the whole corrupt insane asylum thing can (or should) translate to high fashion.

What's your take? Click through to see the whole shoot.

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