Mona Lisa and the Blood Moon

Mona Lisa and the Blood Moon

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Jeon Jong-seo (Burning), Ed Skrein (Midway) and Kate Hudson (Almost Famous) star in this fantasy thriller from filmmaker Ana Lily Amirpour (The Bad Batch) about a girl with unusual powers who escapes from a mental asylum and tries to make it on her own in New Orleans.

2022Rating: CTC106 minsUSA141 Entertainment
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Mona Lisa and the Blood Moon | Reviews

Screen Daily

Screen Daily

Yhe writing is not focussed enough to make this much more than a cheap thrill.

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IndieWire

IndieWire

The movie’s charms are limited when the originality it purports to offer only feels like a bit of a costume.

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The Telegraph

The Telegraph

The film is ultimately little more than a trifle, but Hudson is the cherry topping...

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Offers street-food for the senses, served with lashings of hot sauce. It’s hardly nutritious but it tastes fine in the moment, wolfed down on the run.

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Variety

Variety

A lark, a contradiction — a lurid, violent, caught-in-the-gutter movie that’s also a nimble and knowing tall tale for adults.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Solidifies Amirpour’s reputation as a master of subversion.

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Mona Lisa and the Blood Moon | Release Details

Mona Lisa and the Blood Moon is coming to cinemas in Australia on 13 October 2022.