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Thu 1st Nov 2018 @ 7:30 pm
The extraordinary and thrilling true story of four friends (Evan Peters, Barry Keoghan, Blake Jenner, and Jared Abrahamson) living an ordinary existence who brazenly attempt to execute one of the most audacious art heists in US history.
But not everything is as it seems, and as the daring theft unfolds through each of their perspectives, each of them start to question whether their attempts to inject excitement and purpose into their lives is simply a misguided attempt at achieving the American Dream.
Starring Evan Peters, Barry Keoghan, Blake Jenner, Jared Abrahamson, Ann Dowd
Awards and reviews
Nominee – Grand Jury Prize, Sundance Film Festival; Seattle Intl Film Festival, Cleveland Film Festival, Atlanta Film Festival Official Selections
“I was on the edge of my seat.” – Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian
American Animals is sharp, smart, often bravura filmmaking, a terrifically entertaining mix of fast facts and pulp fiction. But beneath the flash is a sad story of teens who feel their lives simply aren’t good enough. – Ian Freer, Empire
AMERICAN ANIMALS is rated 15. Visit the BBFC website for full details (may include plot spoilers).