The Lobster

The Lobster Trailers

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Original title The Lobster
Category Drama, Comedy, Romance
UK Release Date
Production year 2015
Production Country
Directors Yorgos Lanthimos
Cast Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, Léa Seydoux, John C. Reilly, Ben Whishaw, Olivia Colman, Ashley Jensen, Jessica Barden, Ariane Labed, Angeliki Papoulia, Michael Smiley, Rosanna Hoult, Roger Ashton-Griffiths, Anthony Dougall, Sean Duggan
Distributor Picturehouse Entertainment


A love story set in the near future where single people, according to the rules of The City, are arrested and transferred to The Hotel. There they are obliged to find a matching mate in 45 days. If they fail, they are transformed into an animal of their choosing and released into The Woods. A desperate Man escapes from The Hotel to The Woods where The Loners live and falls in love, although it is against their rules.