|Tags: Anton Yelchin, drama, Faliro House Productions, Jim Jarmusch, John Hurt, love, Mia Wasikowska, Only Lovers Left Alive, Pandora Filmproduktion, Recorded Picture Company, romance, romantic, Tilda Swinton, Tom Hiddleston, VAMPIRES|
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Set against the romantic desolation of Detroit and Tangiers, an underground musician, deeply depressed by the direction of human activities, reunites with his resilient and enigmatic lover. Their love story has already endured several centuries at least, but their debauched idyll is soon disrupted by her wild and uncontrollable younger sister. Can these wise but fragile outsiders continue to survive as the modern world collapses around them?
- Sony Pictures Classics will distribute in the US.
- Fans may recognize writer/director Jim Jarmusch from Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai, Broken Flowers or The Limits of Control.
- Described as "an unusual love story between two vampires who have been in love for centuries."
7/10 | Click here to read the official review from a UHM staff member.