- 1h 32min
- Directed by: Jeremy Saulnier
- Cast: Macon Blair, Devin Ratray, Amy Hargreaves
- UK release: 2 May 2014
A wandering vagrant returns to his childhood home to carry out an act of vengeance when he learns the man convicted of killing his parents is being released from prison.
Reviews & features
Blue Ruin21 Apr 2014
Backwoods thriller mixing Gothic melancholia with artfully foreshadowed bursts of violent action
A big hit of the festival circuit, writer/director Jeremy Saulnier’s backwoods drama is a twisty thriller that sits somewhere in the jet-black hinterland between Winter’s Bone and the less showy Coen brothers films like Blood Simple or Fargo. The…
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