Prevenge

Prevenge

Directed by Alice Lowe

A pitch black, wryly British comedy from the mind of Alice Lowe (SIGHTSEERS), PREVENGE follows Ruth, a pregnant woman on a killing spree that’s as funny as it is vicious. It's her misanthropic unborn baby dictating Ruth's actions, holding society responsible for the absence of a father. The child speaks to Ruth from the womb, coaching her to lure and ultimately kill her unsuspecting victims. Struggling with her conscience, loneliness, and a strange strain of prepartum madness, Ruth must ultimately choose between redemption and destruction at the moment of motherhood. PREVENGE marks the directorial debut from Lowe, who is a true triple threat, writing, directing, and acting in the film during her own real-life pregnancy.

A pregnant woman sets out to get revenge on seven strangers in this British black comedy-slasher.

Cast: Alice Lowe, Gemma Whelan, Kate Dickie, Jo Hartley

Member Reviews

Entertaining movie. I would not consider it a classic though.

rando98327
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17 hours ago

Very strange dark comedy that gave me the occasional chuckle. If you don't like dark comedy or if you want to watch something scary, watch something else.

RileyRomero
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16 hours ago

This movie is very weird and definitely not for everyone. It is basically about a pregnant woman that feels like her unborn child is wanting her to kill a bunch of specific people. The dry and dark sense of humor that this movie presents gave me the occasional chuckle but it will not fit a lot of people's tastes. If you are looking for a weird dark comedy, you'll probably like this. If you are looking for a scary movie, then this movie will disappoint you.

RileyRomero
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16 hours ago

I'd give it five skulls but it's a cutthroat world. Great movie.

heyrickace
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4 days ago

I thought it was great. While it is hyperbolic, this movie definitely demonstrates the psychological effects a pregnancy can induce. Well done Alice Lowe!

pinkelephants
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5 days ago