Intense Thrills Brew in "The Coffee Table"

Intense Thrills Brew in "The Coffee Table"

"The Coffee Table" is a film that offers an intense cinematic experience, described as "one of the cruelest films ever made." Directed by Caye Casas, it follows the story of Jesús, who accidentally decapitates his newborn son with a newly bought coffee table and tries to conceal the horror from his wife. Reminiscent of the chilling moments in "Hereditary," the film delivers an emotional assault through its blend of dark humor and tension. David Pareja's performance as Jesús is central to the film's impact, capturing the trauma of the situation. Despite its gruesome and distressing content, "The Coffee Table" also incorporates black comedy, amplifying its unsettling effect. The film is set for a limited theatrical release followed by availability on VOD and DVD.

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