Revanche Image
Metascore
84

Universal acclaim - based on 22 Critics

User Score
8.2

Universal acclaim- based on 22 Ratings

Summary: At once a gripping thriller and a tragic drama of nearly Greek proportions, Revanche is the stunning, Oscar–nominated, international breakthrough film from Austrian filmmaker Götz Spielmann. In a ragged section of Vienna, hardened ex-con Alex works as an assistant in a brothel, where he falls for Ukrainian hooker Tamara. Their desperate plans for escape unexpectedly intersect with the lives of a rural cop and his seemingly content wife. With meticulous, elegant direction, Spielmann creates a tense, existential, and surprising portrait of vengeance and redemption, and a journey into the darkest forest of human nature, in which violence and beauty exist side by side. (Janus Film)
Runtime: 121 min
Production: Prisma Film
Genres: Drama, Thriller, Romance, Crime
Country: Austria
Languages: German, Russian
Home Release Date: Feb 16, 2010
Director Credit
Götz Spielmann Director
Writer Credit
Götz Spielmann Screenplay
Cast Credit
Aleksander Reljic-Bohigas Owner Of Cinderella
Andreas Lust Robert
Aniko Bärkanyi Cinderella Prostitute #2
Annamaria Haytö Cinderella Prostitute #3
Elisabetha Pejcinoska Cinderella Prostitute #1
Hanno Pöschl Konecny - Tamara's Boss
Haris Bilajbegovic Man Stopping Harry
Irina Potapenko Tamara
Johannes Krisch Alex
Johannes Thanheiser Grandfather Hausner
Magdalena Kropiunig Prostitute In Hotel
Nicoletta Prokes Cinderella Prostitute #4
Rainer Gradischnig Harry - Man Beating Tamara
Toni Slama Tamara's Customer
Ursula Strauss Susanne
Producer Credit
Götz Spielmann Producer
Heinz Stussak Producer
Mathias Forberg Producer
Sandra Bohle Producer
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