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Yorgos Lanthimos's The Favourite Is Ferociously Funny And Delightfully Subversive – Riot Material
Reviewed by Kristy Puchko With The Lobster and The Killing of a Sacred Deer, director Yorgos Lanthimos has chiseled out a reputation for crafting comedies out of the darkest corners of human experience. Loneliness, jealousy, betrayal and death are his pathways to startling hilarity. Thus, the laughs he earns burst forth as shocked guffaws and obscene …