A Bigger Splash

  • 1984
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Three years in the making and 10 years in the releasing, A BIGGER SPLASH was first shown at the New York Film Festival in 1974 but waited on the shelf until 1984 for release in a minor art house. Essentially a fiction film in which all the characters play themselves, the picture has painter Hockney left by his male lover (Schlesinger). Hockney mopes around...read more

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In A BIGGER SPLASH, rock legend Marianne Lane (Tilda Swinton) is recuperating on the volcanic island of Pantelleria with her partner Paul (Matthias Schoenaerts) when iconoclast record producer and old flame Harry (Ralph Fiennes) unexpectedly arrives with his daughter Penelope (Dakota Johnson) and interrupts their holiday, bringing with him an A-bomb blast of nostalgia from which there can be no rescue. A BIGGER SPLASH is a sensuous portrait of desire, jealousy and rock and roll, under the Mediterranean sun.

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02:01 — The vacation of a famous rock star and a filmmaker is disrupted by the unexpected visit of an old friend and his daughter.
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In A BIGGER SPLASH, rock legend Marianne Lane (Tilda Swinton) is recuperating on the volcanic island of Pantelleria with her partner Paul (Matthias Sc (more…)
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01:26 — In A BIGGER SPLASH, rock legend Marianne Lane (Tilda Swinton) is recuperating on the volcanic island of Pantelleria with her partner Paul (Matthias Sc (more…)
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01:21 — In A BIGGER SPLASH, rock legend Marianne Lane (Tilda Swinton) is recuperating on the volcanic island of Pantelleria with her partner Paul (Matthias Sc (more…)
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01:22 — In A BIGGER SPLASH, rock legend Marianne Lane (Tilda Swinton) is recuperating on the volcanic island of Pantelleria with her partner Paul (Matthias Sc (more…)
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01:55 — In A BIGGER SPLASH, rock legend Marianne Lane (Tilda Swinton) is recuperating on the volcanic island of Pantelleria with her partner Paul (Matthias Sc (more…)
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02:01 — In A BIGGER SPLASH, rock legend Marianne Lane (Tilda Swinton) is recuperating on the volcanic island of Pantelleria with her partner Paul (Matthias Sc (more…)

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  • Released: 1984
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Three years in the making and 10 years in the releasing, A BIGGER SPLASH was first shown at the New York Film Festival in 1974 but waited on the shelf until 1984 for release in a minor art house. Essentially a fiction film in which all the characters play… (more)

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