Angst

Angst

Directed by Gerald Kargl

When a psychopath is released from prison, he hunts for fresh victims to torture and kill. When he enters a secluded house where an elderly woman lives with her two adult children, his evil work begins. Ahead-of-his-time-director Gerald Kargl’s little-known study of a sadist at work is unrelenting in its depiction of depravity, anticipating HENRY: PORTRAIT OF A SERIAL KILLER, MAN BITES DOG and - thanks to Zbigniew Rybczyński’s disorienting camerawork - Gaspar Noe’s twisted films. Newly restored, this masterpiece of murder and sadism is ripe for rediscovery.

When a psychopath is released from prison, he hunts for fresh victims.

Cast: Erwin Leder, Robert Hunger-Buhler, Silvia Rabenreither

Member Reviews

So uncomfortable and disturbing. Way ahead of its time technically and creatively. I truly think that this film hit the bullseye on how some murders think. The sausage eating scene will stay with me forever, could you chew just a bit louder sir LOL

vivadsanchez
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5 days ago

not for me...

ScaryAnn
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7 days ago

Feels dated at this point with all that has came after it, but had brilliant cinematography and unnerving story. Leaves you feeling very uneasy and on edge.

MaxRenn82
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18 days ago

Bangla Bangla donkey

Whodat875
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a month ago

2 thumbs down.

Biillss
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a month ago