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High-Rise (2015)

R | | Drama, Sci-Fi | 28 April 2016 (USA)
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Life for the residents of a tower block begins to run out of control.

Director:

Ben Wheatley

Writers:

Amy Jump, J.G. Ballard (novel)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Hiddleston ... Robert Laing
Jeremy Irons ... Royal
Sienna Miller ... Charlotte
Luke Evans ... Wilder
Elisabeth Moss ... Helen
James Purefoy ... Pangbourne
Keeley Hawes ... Ann
Peter Ferdinando ... Cosgrove
Sienna Guillory ... Jane
Reece Shearsmith ... Steele
Enzo Cilenti ... Talbot
Augustus Prew ... Munrow
Dan Renton Skinner Dan Renton Skinner ... Simmons (as Dan Skinner)
Stacy Martin ... Fay
Tony Way ... Robert the Caretaker
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Class struggle becomes all too real as a young doctor moves into a modern apartment block in suburban 1975 London. Drugs, drink & debauchery dissolve into murder, mayhem and misogyny in this pseudo-post-apocalyptic breakdown of societal norms. Written by David R Turner

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Welcome to the high life... See more »

Genres:

Drama | Sci-Fi

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence, disturbing images, strong sexual content/graphic nudity, language and some drug use | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Sienna Guillory and Enzo Cilenti are married in real life. See more »

Goofs

When Royal descends to the lower floors, he is seen with and without his blood stained jacket. See more »

Quotes

Laing: [on the building] Prone to bouts of mania, narcissism and power failure.
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Soundtracks

Outside My Door
Written by Holger Czukay, Irmin Schmidt, Jaki Liebezeit, Michael Karoli and Malcolm Mooney
Published by Messer Music Ltd c/o Bucks Music Group Ltd
Performed by Can (as CAN)
Courtesy of Spoon Records
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Words. Not. Great.
12 June 2019 | by feldermoers11See all my reviews

Bizzare. Gross. Nonsensical. Random. Trying too hard. Disturbing. Interesting. Bloody. Limbs and stuff. Unrealistic. Super weird. Wait what?


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Country:

UK | Ireland | Belgium

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 April 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

High Rise See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$79,887, 15 May 2016

Gross USA:

$346,472

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$4,289,074
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Dolby Digital

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Color | Black and White (super8 footage)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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