The Lobster

The Lobster (2015)

  • Director: Yorgos Lanthimos
  • Release date:
  • Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
  • Country: Ireland, UK, Greece
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Plot

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.

Top Cast

Sean Duggan
Sean Duggan
  • As: Guard Waiter
Olivia Colman
Olivia Colman

Jessica Barden
Jessica Barden
Jacqueline Abrahams
Jacqueline Abrahams
  • As: Donkey Shooter
Anthony Dougall
Anthony Dougall
  • As: 70 Year Old Waiter

Critic Reviews

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A wickedly funny protest against societal preference for nuclear coupledom that escalates, by its own sly logic, into a love story of profound tenderness and originality.
— Guy Lodge (Variety)