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Funny Games

Cast

Naomi Watts, Tim Roth, Michael Pitt, Brady Corbet View All


Crew

Michael Haneke (Screenplay), Michael Haneke (Director) View All

Release: Oct. 20th, 2007
Runtime: 1 hour, 52 minutes
When Ann, husband George, and son Georgie arrive at their holiday home they are visited by a pair of polite and seemingly pleasant young men. Armed with deceptively sweet smiles and some golf clubs, they proceed to terrorize and torture the tight-knit clan, giving them until the next day to survive.
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12 Funny Games
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4 Funny Games Walkouts!
I went to see Funny Games last night and it was even better than the original for me. Throughout the movie I noticed a bunch of people leaving and not coming back in fact I counted 4 people walkout di...
5 Funny Games, U.S. version
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0 Funny Games DVD release June 10th
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23 Funny Games and Michael Haneke in general...
I'm curious... I know that Michael Haneke's remake of his own Funny Games has premiered in America. I live in Sweden and it will probably not get here before spring. Has anyone seen it? Has any...

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meatwadsprite
It fights against standard horror movie figure, but for the few times it does succumb, Funny Games takes a big hit.
TheUsualSuspect
We go see the films like Saw and Hostel wanting to see the disgusting depravity of it all and Michael Haneke uses this to his advantage and play off that notion in the film.
Okay
"Funny Games" is a shot for shot remake of the 1997 Austrian predecessor, it also has the same director/writer of the original, it is about a family of three being haunted by two psychopaths in their own home.Thoughts:It's been years of me hearing about how ground-breaking this film is and now is finally the time to experience it myself....such a dull, empty and dry experience it was.


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