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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 18
Cast
Nicole Kidman
Mia Wasikowska
Matthew Goode
Jacki Weaver
Directors
Park Chan-wook
Screenwriters
Wentworth Miller
Running Time
98 minutes

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Plot
After her husband dies in a car accident, lonely widow Evie (Kidman) invites his estranged brother (Goode) to stay. This doesn’t sit well with Evie’s strange daughter (Wasikowska), who suspects her uncle of being up to no good and intends to prove her instincts correct.


Verdict
An intense mix of horror, thriller and domestic drama, this is exquisite filmmaking.


Reviewed by Olly Richards

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