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Mandy (2018)

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The enchanted lives of a couple in a secluded forest are brutally shattered by a nightmarish hippie cult and their demon-biker henchmen, propelling a man into a spiraling, surreal rampage of vengeance.

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Panos Cosmatos
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Mandy stars Nicolas Cage, Linus Roache, and writer/director Panos Cosmatos give details on their characters and how they got involved in this bloody thriller.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nicolas Cage ... Red Miller
Andrea Riseborough ... Mandy Bloom
Linus Roache ... Jeremiah Sand
Ned Dennehy ... Brother Swan
Olwen Fouéré ... Mother Marlene
Richard Brake ... The Chemist
Bill Duke ... Caruthers
Line Pillet ... Sister Lucy
Clément Baronnet ... Brother Klopek
Alexis Julemont Alexis Julemont ... Brother Hanker
Stephan Fraser Stephan Fraser ... Brother Lewis
Ivailo Dimitrov Ivailo Dimitrov ... Skratch
Hayley Saywell ... Sis
Kalin Kerin Kalin Kerin ... Scabs
Tamás Hagyuó Tamás Hagyuó ... Fuck Pig
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Storyline

Taking place in 1983, Red is a lumberjack who lives in a secluded cabin in the woods. His artist girlfriend Mandy spends her days reading fantasy paperbacks. Then one day, she catches the eye of a crazed cult leader, who conjures a group of motorcycle-riding demons to kidnap her. Red, armed with a crossbow and custom Axe, stops at nothing to get her back, leaving a bloody, brutal pile of bodies in his wake. Written by texasboyy

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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

USA | Belgium | UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 September 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Belgium See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$6,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$1,005,909, 7 October 2018
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Company Credits

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SpectreVision,Umedia,Legion M See more »
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The shirt 44 has two meanings. One is it's a New York Yankees Reggie Jackson shirt. Reggie is famous for hitting three straight homers during game six in 1977. The number 44 is also paying tribute to the real life serial killer David Richard Berkowitz, known also as the Son of Sam and the .44 Caliber Killer, is an American serial killer who pleaded guilty to eight separate shooting attacks that began in New York City during the summer of 1976. See more »

Goofs

When Red encounters The Chemist, he appears to be preparing a batch of the cult's LSD by soaking a sheet of paper in a clear liquid, which would create what is known as "blotter acid", which is small squares of paper soaked in liquid LSD. He is handling the liquid LSD with his bare hands; doing this would render The Chemist with a dose far more than enough to render him delirious and non-functional for several days at minimum. See more »

Quotes

Red Miller: Did you rip my shirt? DID YOU RIP MY SHIRT?
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Crazy Credits

A dedication to the late Jóhann Jóhannsson is followed by a shot of Mandy's sketches from earlier in the film. See more »

Connections

References CHiPs (1977) See more »

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Starless
Written by Bill Bruford, David Cross, Robert Fripp, and John Wetton
Performed by King Crimson
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Nostalgic psychedelia at its finest, 'Mandy' is destined for cult status
10 October 2018 | by nordicsoulSee all my reviews

With the exception of a few David Lynch moments in 'Mulholland Drive', 'Wild at Heart', 'Lost Highway' and 'Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me', I can't recall a film surfing the line between beauty and carnage so adeptly. Between 'Mandy' and 'Beyond the Black Rainbow', Panos Cosmatos has carved out an impressive niche of nostalgic psychedelia worthy of cult status and praise for decades to come.

This is of course bittersweet with the passing of one of the greatest film composers of all time, Jóhann Jóhannsson. Due to the nature of the film, this won't go down as his most accomplished work. Regardless, the marriage between the score and imagery in 'Mandy' is extraordinary. RIP Jóhann and thank you for your remarkable contribution to some of the best films of the past decade (i.e. 'Sicario', 'Arrival', 'Prisoners', 'The Theory of Everything' and of course 'Mandy').


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