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France 2016,
Dir. Julia Ducournau
Rating: [R18] Violence, horror, sex scenes & content that may disturb.
Genres: Foreign Cinema, Horror, Cult / Girl-centric

 

“Shocking but not sensationalist, this is a strong cannibal movie worth chewing over”~Kim Newman, Empire

Aroview: Ambitious and thoroughly riveting girl-centric cannibalism movie which reinvigorates the boundary-pushing "New French Extremity" sub-genre of horror.

A bright young veterinary student and ardent vegan is unexpectedly subjected to a series of cruel hazing rituals in her first week at college, which unleash an insatiable hunger for human flesh. Vivid and bracing, but presenting a compelling psychological portrait of a woman seeking self-identity in a hostile social environment, this recalls the best of David Cronenberg, with writer-director Julia Ducournau masterfully balancing tension and suspense with some unforgettably monstrous moments.

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