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The Lobster

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Amusing, disturbing and quite surreal, Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Lobster is a very singular work delivering an incisive portrait of a totalitarian society. Supported by a cold, meticulous direction and subtle performances, Mr. Lanthimos’ work clearly takes a stand against normality, both surprising and frightening spectators. The movie is set in a rehabilitation center for bachelors located in a grand hotel. During their […]

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Frank

Frank

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While based on Frank Sidebottom, a stand-up comic/artist/musician from Manchester who was wearing an over-sized fake papier-mâché head while performing, Jon Ronson’s script takes however this story in a different direction, veering from real facts to create an absurd comedy and a satire of hipsters – the release of Frank couldn’t actually have come at a better time as the acclaimed […]

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