|release date||January 29 2005|
|starring||Benoît Magimel, Natacha Régnier, Nathan Lacroix, Olivier Gourmet, Christian Crahay, Patrick Descamps|
|trailer 1||Trailer #1|
SynopsisHaving grown up in an orphanage, Mathias is shocked to discover that his mother has only recently died and that he has a twin brother, Thomas. He also learns that he and his twin brother were together until the age of six when Mathias was placed in the orphanage but Mathias has no recollection of this early period of his life. As he spends time with his new-found sibling, Mathias becomes more and more troubled and some of his memories are coming back to him ...
An excellent account of repressed memories, displacement and sibling conflict, recalling portions of Cronenborg’s “Dead Ringers” (which, through no coincidence, the Cinemuerte fest played the trailer for just before this film) in style and tone, Harry Cleven’s film combines Cronenbergian dread and horror with Hitchockian twists and turns to create a great, modern French/Belgian thriller. …Read More