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Beast (dir. Pearce)

Image: Jessie Buckley and Johnny Flynn as the heated lovers in Beast


In an isolated community, a rebellious and troubled young woman finds herself torn between her manipulative family and the allure of love between her and a roguish outsider. 557 more words


Beast review: 'A twisted tale of star-crossed lovers'

After experiencing the tumultuous emotions of Beast, it’s hard to believe this is writer-director Michael Pearce‘s debut feature film. If this is anything to go by, I can’t wait to see what else Pearce is capable of. 515 more words

Film Reviews



Beast is a well-crafted psychological thriller with a twisty-turny storyline that keeps you gripped and guessing right up to the very last frame. The first full-length feature from writer/director Michael Pearce, it’s set on Jersey and exploits the island’s unique atmosphere to great effect. 354 more words


Beast (2017). Film review of the adult fairytale twist on Beauty and the Beast.

Film review by Jason Day of Beast, the modern fairytale about a young woman who is torn between her controlling family and a stranger suspected of brutal murders. 768 more words



Not an X-Men spin-off. Still pretty good.

“I know you understand, because we’re the same.”

Uncomfortably intoxicating. Fiery, passionate young love walks hand-in-hand with a bone-chilling murder mystery yarn.

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Daunting US trailer for ‘Beast’

Heading into theaters this summer is the dark and sultry looking thriller from Michael Pearce BEAST. The film follows a young woman who has fallen in love with a troubled and mysterious man. 210 more words

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BEAST (2017): New Trailer From Johnny Flynn, Jessie Buckley, Geraldine James, Charley Palmer Rothwell...

Writer / director Michael Pearce’s Beast, is a new drama about a troubled young woman named Moll. Moll finds herself pulled between the control of her oppressive family and the allure of a secretive outsider. 88 more words