The Lobster ()

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A unique movie about a near-future society obsessed with couples; viewing couples as the norm, as opposed to single people who are viewed as unproductive and undesirable. In that way, the film shows David (Colin Farrell), a newly single person who is transferred to the Hotel, a place where single people have just 45 days to find a suitable mate, and if they fail, they would be transformed into animals of their choice. While the film’s original premise may not be everyone’s cup of tea, The Lobster will prove a goldmine for people who are into a Kafkaesque, absurdist mentality, or anyone looking for an idea-driven experience.

Review by Niclas L..

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    • Starring

      Colin Farrell, Jessica Barden, Rachel Weisz
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    • Directed by

      Yorgos Lanthimos
    • Written by

      Efthymis Filippou, Yorgos Lanthimos
    • Rating

      R
    • Language

      English

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