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Demon (2015)

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A bridegroom is possessed by an unquiet spirit in the midst of his own wedding celebration, in this clever take on the Jewish legend of the dybbuk.

Director:

Marcin Wrona
2 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Itay Tiran ... Piotr 'Pyton'
Agnieszka Zulewska ... Zaneta
Andrzej Grabowski ... Father of Zaneta
Tomasz Schuchardt ... 'Jasny'
Katarzyna Herman ... Gabryjelska
Adam Woronowicz ... Doctor
Wlodzimierz Press ... Teacher
Tomasz Zietek ... Ronaldo
Cezary Kosinski ... Priest
Katarzyna Gniewkowska ... Zofia
Maja Barelkowska ... Aunt
Anna Smolowik ... Bridesmaid
Maria Debska ... Hana
Piotr Domalewski ... Dance Leader
Filip Plawiak ... Cousine
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A bridegroom is possessed by an unquiet spirit in the midst of his own wedding celebration, in this clever take on the Jewish legend of the dybbuk.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and some sexuality/nudity | See all certifications »

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Director Marcin Wrona committed suicide in his hotel room on September 19, 2015, during Gdynia Polish Film Festival, where Demon (2015) was shown in competition. See more »

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Psychological drama. Sure. Comedy. Yes. Horror. None.
2 October 2016 | by gothic-fictionSee all my reviews

Well the fact that yet another movie was presented as horror when it had nothing to do with the genre, makes it all so beautiful! Really! I saw Demon and Neon Demon, one after the other, and I've seen less horror than when I run out of toilette paper.

Sure the movie gets you sucked in, you start to feel the dizziness, the walls seem to get closer and the alcohol is starting to play tricks on you. The movie is efficient, for a drama, a nice depiction of some Polish habits, some interesting facts here and there, and then, nothing! Out of the blue, you get the end credits. Abadi abadi abadi aba- That's all Folks!

So you're a horror fan and you curious, so you'd like to throw an eye on Demon. But are you sure? I mean, not for the horror part, I hope. In rest, sure, as I previously stated, this has some different elements to offer. No horror. No scares. No tension. Just a lot of unanswered questions. If you can put up to this, then by all means, go be disappointed.

Cheers!


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Country:

Poland | Israel

Language:

Polish | English | Yiddish | Russian

Release Date:

9 September 2016 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$13,023, 11 September 2016

Gross USA:

$104,038

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$104,038
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Telewizja Polska See more »
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Color

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2.35 : 1
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