“★★★★★ – The Italian director nitpicks gangster insecurities with hilarious flair" – The Guardian
“★★★★★ – Matteo Garrone's modern day fable is one of the best Italian films of recent times" – The Independent
Matteo Garrone (Tale of Tales) returns with this tale of a kindly dog groomer who becomes involved with a brutal criminal.
Marcello deals small amounts of cocaine to his friends to make ends meet and keep his grooming business open, but one day former boxer Simone comes through his door. Intimidated into helping him commit a robbery, Marcello must decide whether he wants to remain cowed or retain his dignity by fighting back.
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Dir: Matteo Garrone
Cast: Marcello Fonte
Italy, France 2018, 103mins