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High-Rise ( Blu-ray )

Tom Hiddleston stars as Dr. Robert Laing, the newest resident of a luxurious apartment in a high-tech skyscraper whose lofty location places him amongst societys upper class. Laing quickly settles in and meets the other tenants: Charlotte (Sienna Miller), a bohemian single mother; Wilder (Luke Evans), a charismatic documentarian who lives with his pregnant wife Helen (Elisabeth Moss); and Mr. Royal (Jeremy Irons), the buildings enigmatic architect. Life seems like paradise to the solitude-seeking Laing. But, as power outages become more frequent and building flaws emerge, mainly on the lower floors, social strata begins to crumble and the building descends into a class war.

Year: 2015
Genre: Art House Cinema, Drama, Cult Films / After Dark, Blu-ray Discs, Film Festivals 2016
Country: Belgium, UK
Director: Ben Wheatley
Starring: Jeremy Irons, Sienna Miller, Elisabeth Moss, Tom Hiddleston, Luke Evans
Duration: 119 Minutes
Rating: R16 - Violence, drug use, sexual material, offensive language and content that may disturb
5.6/10
Location in store: Cult

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