Directed by Pascal Laugier
Lucie is plagued by reoccurring nightmares of when she was abducted and tortured in an abandoned slaughterhouse. Determined to overcome her trauma, she enlists fellow abuse survivor, Anna to help her enact revenge. Finding their picture in the local paper, Lucie tracks down her captors, but Anna questions Lucie’s sanity as she slowly spirals into madness. Described by The Telegraph as the greatest horror movie of the 21st century, MARTYRS is a groundbreaking, relentlessly disturbing horror that employs shocking violence and haunting visuals to tell its bleak tale of abuse and vengeance. (In French with English subtitles.)
An abuse survivor tracks down her captors for revenge in this gripping, acclaimed French horror.
Cast: Xavier Dolan, Mylene Jampanoi, Morjana Alaoui, Gaelle Cohen, Anie Pascale
Almost like a revenge film in reverse (so you don't get any of the payoff). Traumatizing. Definitely not a "fun" horror film.
Absolute masterpiece bit of a doozy tho be warned
please never remove this movie! its a masterpiece.
this is completely perfect in every way. my new favorite movie ever! im about to watch it again..
this movie gets a 5 for violence and blood alone