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Martyrs 2008

  • Pascal Laugier
  • April 27, 2009
  • 99 mins
  • French
  • Drama, Horror, Thriller
They did not finish to be alive...
A young woman's quest for revenge against the people who kidnapped and tormented her as a child leads her and a friend, who is also a victim of child abuse, on a terrifying journey into a living hell of depravity.


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This is DEFINITELY not a film for everyone. That said, if you are in the mood for a grueling, horrific trip through the small intestines of existential dread, I highly recommend this film.

It is not only a perfect example of New French Extremism, but one could argue that it explodes the very concept of 'torture porn' and almost makes you, as an audience member, complicit.

This is not a film you watch, this is a film you GO THROUGH.

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"They" told me it has a great ending ...

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A stomach wrenching movie. It's really well done and it really makes you think.

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