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Loving the Familiar in 'The Lobster'

Early on in Yorgos Lanthimos’ new release, The Lobster, set in a curiously ordinary dystopian future where maintaining social order means controlling human relationships, David (Colin Farrell) finds himself stranded when his wife leaves him for someone else. 631 more words

Black Eye

The Lobster: A brilliant and original critique about the absurdity of our everyday lives.

ACTORS:  Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, Jessica Barden.

DIRECTOR: Yorgos Lanthimos.

GENRE:  Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi.

SYNOPSIS: In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods. 824 more words

The Lobster

There are certain movies that come out where you read the premise and get the general idea of how it might play out. The Lobster is not one of those movies. 582 more words

Film Review: "The Lobster"

The Lobster (R)

Release Date: 5/13/2016 (USA)

Run time: 1 hrs, 58 mins

“The Lobster” has been on my most anticipated list for 2016 since the trailer first dropped. 583 more words

The Critic's Demise

"An Excellent Choice" - "The Lobster" Movie Review

In the modern day, we are constantly panicking about how we will complete our “journey” – and by that I mean, will we die alone or with someone holding our hand. 760 more words



We caught up with filmmaker Yorgos Lanthimos and actress Ariane Labed during the 59th San Francisco International Film Festival. Lanthimos was at the festival to show his first English feature film… 274 more words


The Lobster (2016) Is Thought Provoking Indie-Weirdness - Movie Review

Indie filmmaker Yorgos Lanthimos brings us the latest in indie romance, but with a hint of science-fiction and a splash of horror to concoct a medley of darkly humorous and equally thought provoking cinema. 554 more words