At final, a sci-fi film that accurately captures the horrors of dating

At final, a sci-fi film that accurately captures the horrors of dating

Review: The Lobster is approximately the next where singles are penalized by a fate even even worse than death.

Annalee Newitz

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A bleak comedy set in a future Ireland, the world is being run by what can only be described as an authoritarian dating service in the Lobster. Anybody who is solitary for over 45 times is converted into an animal. To assist the nice residents for the globe stay individual, there are terrifying “hotels” where singles head to be reeducated, their hands bound and movements limited, it’s wrong to be alone — and are given the opportunity to meet eligible mates as they learn why. At final, a sci-fi film that accurately captures the horrors of dating 더보기