Film review: The Killing of a Sacred Deer ****

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Film review: The Killing of a Sacred Deer ****
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By Preston Wilder

Martin says his favourite movie is Groundhog Day . It was also his father’s favourite, adds 16-year-old Martin (Barry Keoghan) pointedly, and Steven (Colin Farrell) looks stricken – because Steven was the surgeon who may have botched the operation that killed Martin’s dad. Martin guilt-trips Steven into watching Groundhog Day with him and his mother, and we watch a bit of it too, a scene in a diner. “How do you know I’m not a god?” Bill Murray is saying to Andie MacDowell.

That’s actually a key line in The Killing of a Sacred Deer , though I shouldn’t spoil...


Film review: The Killing of a Sacred Deer ****


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