33% on rotten tomatoes
one half cannes film festival; one half fantastic fest.
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
What's the point of this movie?
There was no catharsis. The film was so bold in all the wrong places and staggeringly tame every time it actually needed to be bold. I'm seriously supposed to "yassss queeeen!" at a fucking winky emoticon at the end? After she just got fucking smothered and had her corpse burned? The film could have had essentially the same ending without her needing to put herself in harms way just to give a rapist a…