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High Life (2018)

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A father and his daughter struggle to survive in deep space where they live in isolation.

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Claire Denis
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Cast overview:
Robert Pattinson ... Monte
Juliette Binoche ... Dr. Dibs
André Benjamin ... Tcherny
Mia Goth ... Boyse
Lars Eidinger ... Chandra
Agata Buzek ... Nansen
Claire Tran ... Mink
Ewan Mitchell Ewan Mitchell ... Ettore
Gloria Obianyo ... Elektra
Scarlett Lindsey Scarlett Lindsey ... Willow - Baby
Jessie Ross Jessie Ross ... Willow - Teenager
Victor Banerjee ... Professor
Juliette Picollot Juliette Picollot ... Journalist
John Kimani Njeri John Kimani Njeri ... Prisoner
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Takes place beyond the solar system in a future that seems like the present. About a group of criminals who accept a mission in space to become the subjects of a human reproduction experiment. They find themselves in the most unimaginable situation after a storm of cosmic rays hit the ship.

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Rated R for disturbing sexual and violent content including sexual assault, graphic nudity, and for language | See all certifications »

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English

Release Date:

12 April 2019 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Cologne, Germany See more »

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1.66 : 1
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Monte is imprisoned because he committed a murder back in his childhood. Claire Denis stated that his backstory is loosely based on the 1993 murder case of two-year old James Bulger, who was murdered by two just 10-year old boys who were found guilty and sentenced to 15 years, becoming the youngest convicted murderers of the 20th century. See more »

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Willow
Melody & Lyrics by Stuart Staples
Performed by Tindersticks
Vocals by Robert Pattinson
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Pointless
17 November 2018 | by cma75See all my reviews

Very disappointing to me: what's going on? What are we waiting for? Some guy was snoring a few seats away. Just loved the song that run through the credits (may was just happy that it was over)


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