For a movie set largely in a slaughterhouse, it's somewhat surprising that the two most striking features of this movie are how gutless and anaemic it is.
Without going into too much detail, the plot of On Body And Soul is essentially one of magical realism, in which two individuals, Endre and Mária, share a dream-scape which encourages them to try to emulate the simple romance of their fantasy in real life. Of course, in the real world, things are not so easy as they are for imagined animals.
There's also a completely pointless and meandering subplot about a theft at the slaughterhouse which goes nowhere and barely mingles with the main plot.
On Body and Soul contains a lot…