#18: “Mother!”

When it was released, critics mostly praised this allegorical film for its acting, direction, and shocking third act. Audiences hated it for those same reasons. We’re here to break down “Mother!” in all its grotesque, frustrating glory.
From IMDB: “A couple’s relationship is tested when uninvited guests arrive at their home, disrupting their tranquil existence.”
Jennifer Lawrence … Mother
Javier Bardem … Him
Ed Harris … Man
Michelle Pfeiffer … Woman