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The Killing of a Sacred Deer

2017 , 2h 1m
Overview

Dr. Steven Murphy is a renowned cardiovascular surgeon who presides over a spotless household with his wife and two children. Lurking at the margins of his idyllic suburban existence is Martin, a fatherless teen who insinuates himself into the doctor's life in gradually unsettling ways.

  • Director: Yorgos Lanthimos
  • Writer: Efthymis Filippou
  • Stars: Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman, Barry Keoghan, Raffey Cassidy, Sunny Suljic

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5 wins54 nominations
out of 6,004 movie awards
  • Cannes Film Festival

    Best Screenplay

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    Palme d'Or

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  • Chlotrudis Awards

    Best Supporting Actor

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    The Killing of a Sacred Deer FAQ

    The release date of The Killing of a Sacred Deer is October 20, 2017.
    The Killing of a Sacred Deer won 2017 Cannes Film Festival, 2018 Chlotrudis Awards, 2018 Irish Film and Television Awards, 2017 Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards, 2017 Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival.
    On November 20, 2020, there were 5226 public reaction to The Killing of a Sacred Deer including extraordinary, psychological mystery, masterful story, suspenseful atmosphere, remaining unanswered.
    The casts of The Killing of a Sacred Deer are Colin Farrell starring as Steven Murphy, Nicole Kidman starring as Anna Murphy, Barry Keoghan starring as Martin Lang, Raffey Cassidy starring as Kim Murphy, Sunny Suljic starring as Bob Murphy, Alicia Silverstone starring as Martin's Mother.
    The genre of The Killing of a Sacred Deer is Drama,Thriller,Mystery.
    The certification of The Killing of a Sacred Deer is R.
    The full version of The Killing of a Sacred Deer is provided by Amazon Video , Apple iTunes , Kanopy , Netflix , Microsoft Store , Redbox , Hoopla , Google Play Movies , Vudu , FandangoNOW , YouTube , DIRECTV
    The runtime of The Killing of a Sacred Deer is 121 minutes.
    On November 20, 2020, the IMDB rating of The Killing of a Sacred Deer is 7.0/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 80/100, Metacritic rating is 73/100, TMDB rating is 7/10.
    Dr. Steven Murphy is a renowned cardiovascular surgeon who presides over a spotless household with his wife and two children. Lurking at the margins of his idyllic suburban existence is Martin, a fatherless teen who insinuates himself into the doctor's life in gradually unsettling ways..
    The revenue of The Killing of a Sacred Deer was 2,291,901 USD.