- Greece / UK / Ireland / Netherlands / France
- 1h 58min
- Directed by: Yorgos Lanthimos
- Cast: Rachel Weisz, Colin Farrell, Léa Seydoux
- UK release: 16 October 2015
Recently dumped David (Farrell, brilliant) checks into a hotel where he has 45 days to find a mate, or be transformed into an animal of his choice and released into the wilderness. Dogtooth director Lanthimos's first English-language film is a deadpan, truly idiosyncratic black comedy with a stellar cast. Weird and wonderful.
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Reviews & features
The Lobster18 May 2015
Cannes 2015: High-end lunacy from the director of Dogtooth, with Colin Farrell
As Pat Benatar so wisely observed in the 80s, love is a battlefield or, in the case of Greek New Wave director Yorgos Lanthimos’ English-language debut, it is a bizarre hunting ground with a strict code of conduct. This surreal black comedy concerned…
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