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The Monk

Certificate 15
( Le Moine )
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Genre: Foreign, Feature, World, Adaptation, Drama, Detective/Thriller, Bollywood and World, Historical/Period Drama, Thriller Director: Dominik Moll Release date: 27/04/2012
Runtime: 100 minutes Language: French Distributor: Metrodome Distribution
Geraldine Chaplin, Sergi Lopez, Josephine Japy, Déborah François, Vincent Cassel, Catherine Mouchet, Jordi Dauder, Roxane Duran, Frédéric Noaille, Javivi, Pierre-Félix Gravière
Dominik Moll directs this Gothic melodrama based on the classic 1796 novel by Matthew Lewis. Vincent Cassel stars as Ambrosio, a devout monk widely known for his inspirational preachings, who has spent his entire life within the monastery walls after being left on the monks' doorstep as a baby. Now taking his vows as an adult, Ambrosio is highly respected by his brothers at the monastery and the surrounding village. But not long before a new arrival joins the order, a recurring dream begins to torment him, and his once-ordered life veers into unexpected and dangerous territory...
Contains sexualised nudity and brief bloody images
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