Rust And Bone (2013)

Rust And Bone

Summary: Rust and Bone follows Alain (Schoenaerts) a mid-twenties dropout. Penniless and landed with a 5-year-old son to look after, he goes to stay with his sister in Antibes and starts looking for work. At a nightclub he meets Stephanie (Cotillard), a killer whale trainer at the local Marineland Water Park. Alain is fascinated by her, but Stephanie isn’t interested in him, until she suffers a tragic accident that leaves her handicapped. An unusual, physical and codified relationship develops between them. As in Audiard’s previous films, with Rust and Bone he takes two characters in an unlikely relationship, on the margins of society, plagued by their inner demons and obsessions, and delivers a deeply dramatic punch.

Year: 2013

Australian Cinema Release Date: 28th March, 2013

Australian DVD Release Date: TBA

Country: France, Belgium

Director: Jacques Audiard

Screenwriter: Jacques Audiard, Thomas Bidegain, Craig Davidson

Cast: Yannick Choirat (Simon), Jean-Michael Correia (Richard), Marion Cotillard (Stephanie), Mourad Frarema (Foued), Bouli Lanners (Martial), Corinne Masiero (Anna), Celine Sallette (Louise), Matthias Schoenaerts (Alain van Versch), Armand Verdure (Sam)

Runtime: 122 mins


Dave Griffiths’s ‘Rust & Bone’ Review: Please check Dave’s review of ‘Rust & Bone’ that is available on the Helium Entertainment Channel.

Other Subculture Media Reviews of ‘Rust And Bone′: Check Episode #26 (available 28th March, 2013) of our The Good The Bad The Ugly Podcast for a more in-depth review of ‘Rust And Bone’.

Rating: 5/5

IMDB Rating:Rust and Bone (2012) on IMDb