Also known as
Mandibules
Specifics
France [2020] - 77m
Genre
Comedy, Fantasy
Directed by
Quentin Dupieux
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rating
4.0*/5.0*
Mandibles poster

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June 04, 2021

4.0*/5.0*

After a couple of films where Dupieux seemed to be fine-tuning and every so slightly downplaying the absurdity, Mandibles goes full retard once again. While the elevator pitch of this film sounds pretty insane, I think the real genius lies in the ways Dupieux normalizes the whole idea and tries to draw his laughs from other places. Weird, absurd and a total head scratcher, but it sure made me laugh. Out loud. But be warned, it's somewhat of an acquired taste.