One of the most surprising horror hits of 2018 (so far) is Revenge, a brutal French tale of rape and retribution written and directed by Coralie Fargeat and released domestically on May 11th. Matilda Anna Ingrid Lutz gives a knock-out performance as Jen, an American socialite whose vacation getaway becomes an all-out fight for survival.
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While Revenge is a relatively straightforward saga, there are some interesting subtexts below the surface and our friends at Let Me Explain have fleshed them out. Give it a spin for a thorough understanding of the film that’s leaving audiences gasping. Give it a spin and let us know what you think in the Comments section!
If you haven’t seen Revenge yet, bookmark this page for later and skip down to the trailer and synopsis at the bottom of the article. Enjoy!
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Official Synopsis: Jen is enjoying a romantic getaway with her wealthy boyfriend — until his two sleazy friends arrive for an unannounced hunting trip. As tension mounts in the house, the situation abruptly and viciously intensifies, culminating in a shocking act that leaves Jen left for dead. Unfortunately for her assailants, she survives and soon begins a relentless quest for bloody revenge.
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