The Neon Demon

The Neon Demon
  • 2016
  • France, US, Denmark
  • 1h 58min
  • 18
  • Directed by: Nicolas Winding Refn
  • Cast: Elle Fanning, Christina Hendricks, Abbey Lee, Bella Heathcote
  • UK release: 8 July 2016

Jesse (Fanning) is an aspiring model who arrives in Los Angeles and turns heads with her youth and beauty, fuelling the vicious jealousy of her rivals. Stylish and gory but exceedingly silly B-movie, with laughably shallow satiric elements and Fanning overplaying Jesse's implausible naivety.

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The Neon Demon

23 May 20162 stars

Cannes 2016: Outrageously stylish but ultimately risible horror from Nicolas Winding Refn

Described by director Nicolas Winding Refn as a genre-subverting attempt to ‘make a horror film without the horror,’ The Neon Demon is a supremely stylish but exceedingly silly film; a bright, shiny, eye-catching bauble with a vapid centre. There are…

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