This week’s release: The Lobster
IMDb Describes It As: “In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.”
The Basic Ingredients: Lonely men, stuck in isolated places. The looming threat: being turned into an animal.
So what’s our horror equivalent?
Directed and Written by Kevin Smith
IMDb Describes It As: “When podcaster Wallace Bryton goes missing in the backwoods of Manitoba while interviewing a mysterious seafarer named Howard Howe, his best friend Teddy and girlfriend Allison team up with an ex-cop to look for him.”
Long live The Horror Equivalent!