The Killing of a Sacred Deer

The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017)

  • Director: Yorgos Lanthimos
  • Release date:
  • Genre: Drama, Thriller, Mystery
  • Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Suspense
Jump Scares
Gore

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Plot

Steven, a charismatic surgeon, is forced to make an unthinkable sacrifice after his life starts to fall apart, when the behavior of a teenage boy he has taken under his wing turns sinister.

Top Cast

Colin Farrell
Colin Farrell
Denise Dal Vera
Denise Dal Vera
Raffey Cassidy
Raffey Cassidy
  • As: Kim Murphy

Bill Camp
Bill Camp
Barry G. Bernson
Barry G. Bernson
  • As: Dr. Larry Banks
Herb Caillouet
Herb Caillouet
  • As: Ed Thompson (Hospital Director)

Critic Reviews

Liked
The Killing of a Sacred Deer is Lanthimos with the gloves off, and it makes the absurd, amazing “The Lobster” seem like a warm and cuddly experience by comparison.
— Jessica Kiang (The Playlist)