Thoroughbreds Movie Information

Movie Information

Overall Rank: 2242

Average Rating: 3/4

# of Ratings: 14

Theatrical Release Date: 03/09/2018

Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 06/05/2018

Language: English

Genre: Drama, Thriller

MPAA Rating: R

Director: Cory Finley

Actors: Anya Taylor-Joy, Olivia Cooke, Anton Yelchin, Paul Sparks, Francie Swift, Kaili Vernoff

Plot: A pair of upper-class teenage girls rekindle a friendship that had grown apart years earlier. But the circumstances that bring them together involve their mutual disdain for their parents... and way to get rid of this problem by any means necessary. -- Chris Kavan

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Rating of
3/4

Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 06/10/2019

I wasn't always on the same wavelength as this teen dark-comedy, but when I happened to fall in sync with it, "Thoroghbreds" proved effective.

Rating of
2/4

Mike A - wrote on 11/17/2018

As much as I love all of the performers involved -- including Olivia Cooke and Anya Taylor-Joy and the late Anton Yelchin, who all deliver commendable work here -- Thoroughbreds left me rather underwhelmed. I always appreciate a dark comedy, but I found this film to be painfully one-note and rather uninteresting.

Rating of
2.5/4

Indyfreak - wrote on 08/04/2018

Eerie and unsettling teen thriller yet also having a strange quirky sense of humor. Olivia Cooke and Anya Taylor-Joy are both good as the estranged friends that reaffirm their relationship through a shared apathy and disconnect from their families. It's weird seeing Anton Yelchin in this, knowing that he had died back in 2016.

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Rating of
3/4

Never thought I would be awed by a conversation.

ikkegoemikke - wrote on 10/05/2018

First it was borderline personality, then severe depression,
yesterday, she said it was antisocial with schizoid tendency.
She’s basically just flipping to random pages of the DSM-5and throwing medications at me.
But I have a perfectly healthy brain.
It just doesn’t contain feelings.

There are films that aren’t much of a story and still leave a certain impression. The same applies to “Thoroughbreds” where two teenage girls, each with a specific personality disorder, come up with a plan to kill someone. The two haven’t seen each other for a long time. An eternity in which much has changed. One grew up in a rich family while the other knew a past in which the killing of her own horse played an important role. But despite the contradictions, the old friendship bond is …

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