The Lobster (2015)

Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, Ben Whishaw and John C. Reilly star in Yorgos (Dogtooth) Lanthimos’s off-kilter love story set in a dystopian future.

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In a dystopian near future singledom is outlawed and anyone without a partner is sent to The Hotel, where they have 45 days to find a mate. If they do not succeed, they are transformed into an animal of their choosing. In desperation, David, a lonely divorcee, flees The Hotel to take his chances with The Loners, a group of forest-dwelling fugitives with their own strict individualistic creed.

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