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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
3 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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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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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


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

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Did You Know?

Trivia

It was based on the 1994 Japanese novel "Piercing" by Ryu Murakami. See more »

Quotes

Jackie: Can we eat first?
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Connections

Features The Red Queen Kills Seven Times (1972) See more »

Soundtracks

Soneto of Love
Written and Produced by Ze Luis
Arranged by Eumir Deodato
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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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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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Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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