The Killing of a Sacred Deer

The Killing of a Sacred Deer Trailers

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Original title The Killing of a Sacred Deer
Category Drama, Thriller, Mystery
UK Release Date
Production year 2017
Production Country
Directors Yorgos Lanthimos
Cast Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman, Barry Keoghan, Raffey Cassidy, Alicia Silverstone, Bill Camp, Sunny Suljic, Denise Dal Vera, Anita Farmer Bergman
Distributor Curzon Artificial Eye


Yorgos Lanthimos has crafted a sensational thriller brimming with unsettling humour and creeping dread, steeped in Greek tragedy, existential horror, Hitchcockian psychodrama and riveting suspense. Darting confidently between genres to subvert our expectations at every turn, The Killing of a Sacred Deer firmly cements Lanthimos in the pantheon of world-class auteurs and marks him as a cinematic provocateur without precedent.