Film review: Revenge is sweet for this thriller's heroine – and gloriously gory

Revenge puts a feminist slant on the bloodthirsty battle of the sexes exemplified in 70s rape revenge fantasies, serving up one woman's ballsy retaliation with lashings of stylistic flair, writes Damon Smith

Matilda Anna Ingrid Lutz as Jen in Revenge
THE 1970s gave birth to myriad fads and cultural trends – disco, Star Wars, hot pants, Speak & Spell, mood rings, punk rock – but it was also the decade when male film-makers nurtured [...]

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