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Rape Me (2000)

Baise-moi (original title)
Unrated | | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 28 June 2000 (France)
Two young women, marginalised by society, go on a destructive tour of sex and violence. Breaking norms and killing men - and shattering the complacency of polite cinema audiences.

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, (as Coralie Trinh Thi)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Karen Lancaume ...
Nadine (as Karen Bach)
Raffaëla Anderson ...
Céline Beugnot ...
La blonde au billard
Adama Niane ...
Le garçon au billard
Christophe Claudy Landry ...
Le mec au comptoir
Tewfik Saad ...
Le serveur bar
Delphine McCarty ...
La colocataire (as Delphine Mc Carty)
Ouassini Embarek ...
Radouan
Patrick Kodjo Topou ...
Wanted (as Patrick-Kodjo Topou)
Simon Nahoum ...
Su copain
Karim Chala ...
Su copain
Lisa Marshall ...
La copine de Manu
Hacène Beddrouh ...
La frère de Manu
Patrick Eudeline ...
Francis
Ian Scott ...
Mec 1 viol
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Storyline

Manu and Nadine lose their last tenuous relationship with main-stream society when Manu gets raped and Nadine sees her only friend being shot. After a chance encounter, they embark on an explosive journey of sex and murder. Perhaps as a revenge against men, perhaps as a revolt against bourgeois society, but certainly in a negation - almost joyful in its senseless violence - of all the codes of a society which has excluded, raped and humiliated them. Controversial for its violence and real sex scenes: a vividly nihilist road movie set in France. Written by H. G. Ziche <hgz@ehess.fr>

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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28 June 2000 (France)  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$11,199 (USA) (29 September 2000)

Gross:

$13,954 (USA) (29 September 2000)
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Trivia

Banned in Australia. It was initially released to a select audience, but the federal government used police to shut down the screenings. See more »

Quotes

Rapist #1: Shit! It's like fucking a zombie!
Manu: What's that between your legs, asshole?
Rapist #1: Forget it bitch!
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Connections

Edited into Die Geschichte des erotischen Films (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

Gong
Performed by Season Active Disorder
Written by Valérie Layani, Thierry Cabecas and Varou Jan
(P) Pan-Européenne Musique
©2000 Pan-Européenne Musique
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User Reviews

Definitely not for everyone
3 November 2003 | by (Philadelphia, PA) – See all my reviews

Don't be swayed by all the negative comments, Baise Moi is a worthwhile film. Yes the sex is explicit, and much of the violence simply pointless, but underneath it all remains a compelling vision of two people on a road trip to hell. Both leads may come from porn, but their acting skills are totally credible. One of the most nihilistic movies ever made.


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