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Alleluia

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ALLELUIA

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(2014) dir Fabrice du Welz w/Lola Dueñas, Laurent Lucas [93 min; DCP; in French with subtitles]
Based on notorious real-life “lonely hearts killers” who make victims of their romantic liaisons, ALLELUIA is a dark love-story-gone-wrong from Belgian horror maverick Fabrice du Welz. Michel (Lucas) is a professional hustler with a penchant for scamming vulnerable widows and divorcees. But he meets his match with Gloria (Dueñas), who desperately pursues him despite knowing his true character. The unhinged lovers embark on a deadly odyssey amplified by wild sex, unbridled jealousy, and passionate forays into the dark arts. This smart and gory shocker breathes new life into the lovesick horror genre to serve up a chilling tale of white-hot desperation and terrifying devotion.

WINNER – FANTASTIC FEATURES
Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actress, Best Actor
Fantastic Fest 2014

 

NYT Critics Pick NYT Critics’ Pick “A fever dream of sex, jealousy and murder whose intensity leaves you spellbound.” – Stephen Holden, New York Times

“Like ‘Psycho’ combined with ‘Bonnie and Clyde.'” – Peter Keough, Boston Globe

“Violent in its beauty and beautiful in its violence.” – Michael Nordine, Village Voice

“The characters are monsters, but you have to be able to relate to them because we all have the same issues at the end of the day – the struggles of loving and being loved in return.” ‘Alleluia’ Director Fabrice Du Welz on Finding the Empathy in Psychological Horror, Indiewire

“It’s grisly, darkly comic stuff.” – A.A. Dowd, AV Club

“Rock-solid performances, gritty cinematography and an impressive mise-en-scene make for a great movie.” – Boyd van Hoeij, Hollywood Reporter

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Friday 8/7
at 5:00 9:15 PM
Saturday 8/8
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Monday 8/10
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