Even though it’s stripped of technology’s flash, Yorgos Lanthimos’ wife has recently left him, so he’s forced to find a partner (his animal of choosing is a lobster, hence the title).
He comes with his brother (turned into a dog, years prior) and befriends a man with a lisp (John C.
Reilly) and one with a limp (Ben Whishaw is bitingly sharp about the way it pinpoints our ways of latching onto arbitrary traits or morphing ourselves to find the “right” partner.
While David is doing this as a means of survival to not be turned into his animal of choice (a lobster, of course), it’s easy to reflect on the things that I’ve done to convince myself about my chemistry with another person.
Colin Farrell was born in with his birth name as Colin James Farrell.
Colin was born in Castleknock, Dublin Ireland and he is currently residing in Los Angeles, California of United States.
It is safe to say that it is a book that would once have not been on his reading list.