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Delicatessen

A clown moves into a tenement with a deli at ground level and falls for the butcher's daughter. But the deli's meats are unsavory to say the least.

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Delicatessen is a fearsomely intense movie that mixes moods with formidable assurance.

This bizarre surrealistic black comedy takes place in a small fictitious post-apocalyptic town where food is scarce and butcher Clapet has the macabre business of using human flesh to feed his customers. Yet when his daughter falls in love with his next slaughter victim things turn into chaos.

Director
Jean-Pierre JeunetMarc Caro
Cast
Dominique PinonMarie-Laure DougnacJean-Claude DreyfusKarin ViardTicky HolgadoPascal BenezechEdith KerRufusJacques MathouChick OrtegaJean-Francois PerrierSilvie Laguna
Genres
Comedy, Science Fiction, Fantasy
Country
France
Language
French
Available
Jul 1 2017

Delicatessen is a fearsomely intense movie that mixes moods with formidable assurance.