Django Unchained (2012) © Sony Pictures

The gore, the blood and the ugly

Text: Geoffrey Macnab Fotos: Archiv

It’s the „new sadism“ in cinema – the wave of films in which violence is graphic, bloody but always underpinned by irony or gallows humour.

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© Geoffrey Macnab / Radar, The Independent / The Interview People


Black Comdey, UK 2012 - Directed
by Ben Wheatley
Written by Alice Lowe, Steve Oram, Cinematography Laurie Rose
Starring Alice Lowe, Steve Oram, Eileen Davies, Monica Dolan,
Jonathan Aris, Kenneth Hadley, Stephanie Jacob
Distributed by Luna Film
Release March 8, 2013