The Exterminating Angel

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"The degeneration of high society!"
  • NR
  • 1962
  • 1 hr 33 min
  • 8.1  (30,183)

After attending a stage play, rich friends enjoy a formal dinner party and then retire to the music room of a lavish mansion. It's an absolutely lovely evening--until they realize nobody can leave. Some inexplicable force is holding everybody hostage in the room. The doctor tries to maintain rationality and composure, but gentility soon crumbles to panic as the food and water begin to run out. Then someone dies and the party really begins. Considered to be Luis Buñuel’s surrealist masterpiece, The Exterminating Angel is filled with eerie absurdities, and pokes wicked fun at the frivolities of the wealthy.

The Exterminating Angel
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After attending a stage play, rich friends enjoy a formal dinner party and then retire to the music room of a lavish mansion. It's an absolutely lovely evening--until they realize nobody can leave. Some inexplicable force is holding everybody hostage in the room. The doctor tries to maintain rationality and composure, but gentility soon crumbles to panic as the food and water begin to run out. Then someone dies and the party really begins. Considered to be Luis Buñuel’s surrealist masterpiece, The Exterminating Angel is filled with eerie absurdities, and pokes wicked fun at the frivolities of the wealthy.

The Exterminating Angel is a 1962 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 33 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.1.

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  • Release Date
    1962
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 33 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    8.1  (30,183)