The Lobster

(2015)

Overview

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.

  1. Yorgos Lanthimos

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Efthymis Filippou

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Colin Farrell

    Colin Farrell

    David

  2. Rachel Weisz

    Rachel Weisz

    Short Sighted Woman

  3. Léa Seydoux

    Léa Seydoux

    Loner Leader

  4. Ben Whishaw

    Ben Whishaw

    John

  5. Ariane Labed

    Ariane Labed

    The Maid

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Status Released

Release Information

  • September 27, 2015
    R
    Premiere

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

  • March 8, 2016
    R
    Premiere

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

  • May 13, 2016
    Theatrical (limited)

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 58m

Budget $4,000,000.00

Revenue $15,656,193.00

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