- 95 min
- Directed by: Jeremy Saulnier
- Cast: Anton Yelchin, Imogen Poots, Patrick Stewart
- UK release: 13 May 2016
When an earnest punk band plays a backwoods venue and witnesses the aftermath of a murder, they are menaced (and worse) by neo-Nazis led by the smart and respectable-seeming Darcy (Stewart). Saulnier directs with vigour, wit and flair, Yelchin and Poots are impressive and Stewart delivers understated evil; exhilarating and excruciating.
Reviews & features
Interview: Green Room director Jeremy Saulnier – 'Let's just survive this experience together'25 Apr 2016
Saulnier's follow up to Blue Ruin is not for the faint of heart
When Green Room's world premiere took place at the Cannes Film Festival a year ago, it was as if writer-director Jeremy Saulnier had hard-wired the seats with 50,000 volts. Not since The Blair Witch Project played at the festival – in the very same…
Green Room19 Feb 2016
Glasgow Film Festival: A merciless Patrick Stewart towers at the fore of this nail-biting thriller
‘This is a nightmare,’ concludes Pat (Anton Yelchin) as Green Room lurches toward its climax. He’s really not exaggerating. Things get, and then stay, seriously grim but Jeremy Saulnier (Blue Ruin) directs with vigour, wit and flair and the young cast…
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