Lords of Chaos
- UK / Sweden
- 1h 58min
- Directed by: Jonas Åkerlund
- Cast: Rory Culkin, Emory Cohen, Jack Kilmer
When Norwegian black metal singer Dead (Kilmer) kills himself, bandmate Euronymous (Culkin) photographs the aftermath and uses it as promotional material. Disturbing, fact-based story of music and murder; Åkerlund’s dead-eyed direction, the morbid sense of humour and Culkin’s compelling performance will keep you hooked
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Lords of Chaos25 Mar 2019
Disturbing, fact-based story of music and murder from director Jonas Åkerlund
Swedish director Jonas Åkerlund (Spun) returns with a disturbing story of music and murder. Unfolding in the early 1990s, it follows the formation of an obscure sub-genre: Norwegian black metal. The hardcore sights and sounds are liable to alienate most…
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