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Piercing (2018)

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A man kisses his wife and baby goodbye and seemingly heads away on business, with a plan to check into a hotel, call an escort service, and kill an unsuspecting prostitute.

Director:

Nicolas Pesce

Writers:

Ryû Murakami (novel), Nicolas Pesce
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Cast

Credited cast:
Christopher Abbott ... Reed
Mia Wasikowska ... Jackie
Laia Costa ... Mona
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Olivia Bond ... Bunny Girl
Maria Dizzia ... Reed's Mother
Marin Ireland ... Chevonne
Dakota Lustick ... Young Reed
Wendell Pierce ... Doctor
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Storyline

A man kisses his wife and baby goodbye and seemingly heads away on business, with a plan to check into a hotel, call an escort service, and kill an unsuspecting prostitute.

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Practice Doesn't Always Make Perfect


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for aberrant violent and sexual content, nudity, and language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 February 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Piercing See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$8,752, 3 February 2019

Gross USA:

$15,856

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$149,211
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

The number of Abbot's hotel room, 2902, adds up to 13. See more »

Quotes

Jackie: Can we eat first?
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Connections

Features Tenebrae (1982) See more »

Soundtracks

Tenebre
Written by Claudio Simonetti, Massimo Morante, Fabio Pignatelli
Performed by Claudio Simonetti, Massimo Morante, Fabio Pignatelli
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enjoyed it quirky little movie
29 January 2019 | by natcalgarySee all my reviews

Enjoyed it... just the right length ... this type of film always brings out negative commentors because it really isn't for everyone. If you like quirky, and you are not super conservative or squeaminsh then give it as shot.

6.4


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