Carnage

"Wickedly funny."
- Anne Thompson, Indiewire
"Roman Polanski's mastery of films within small spaces is evident in his adaptation of the Yasmina Reza play."
- Todd McCarthy, The Hollywood Reporter

Synopsis

Set in contemporary Brooklyn, New York, CARNAGE centers on two pairs of parents, one of whose child has hurt the other at a public park, who meet to discuss the matter in a civilized manner. However, as the evening goes on, the parents become increasingly childish, resulting in the evening devolving into chaos.
Original Languages: English
Genre: Comedy|Drama
Running Time: 80 min.
Year: 2011

CREDITS

CAST
Christoph Waltz (Alan Cowan)
Jodie Foster (Penelope Longstreet)
John C. Reilly (Michael Longstreet)
Kate Winslet (Nancy Cowan)
DIRECTED BY
Roman Polanski

TRAILER


PHOTOS

Left to Right: Penelope Longstreet (Jodie Foster), Michael Longstreet (John C. Reilly), Alan Cowan (Christoph Waltz) and Nancy Cowan (Kate Winslet). Photo by Guy Ferrandis, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics
Left to Right: John C. Reilly (Michael Longstreet), Jodie Foster (Penelope Longstreet), Christoph Waltz (Alan Cowan) and Kate Winslet (Nancy Cowan). Photo by Guy Ferrandis, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics
Left to Right: Jodie Foster (Penelope Longstreet) and Kate Winslet (Nancy Cowan). Photo by Guy Ferrandis, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics
Left to Right: Jodie Foster (Penelope Longstreet) and Christoph Waltz (Alan Cowan). Photo by Guy Ferrandis, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics
Left to Right: Kate Winslet (Nancy Cowan), Jodie Foster (Penelope Longstreet), John C. Reilly (Michael Longstreet) and Christoph Waltz (Alan Cowan). Photo by Guy Ferrandis, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics
Kate Winslet on the set of Carnage/behind the scenes. Photo by Guy Ferrandis, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics
Left to Right: John C. Reilly (Michael Longstreet) and Jodie Foster (Penelope Longstreet). Photo by Guy Ferrandis, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics
Left to Right: Kate Winslet (Nancy Cowan) and Christoph Waltz (Alan Cowan). Photo by Guy Ferrandis, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics
Left to Right: Christoph Waltz (Alan Cowan) and Kate Winslet (Nancy Cowan). Photo by Guy Ferrandis, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics
Jodie Foster (Penelope Longstreet). Photo by Guy Ferrandis, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics
Kate Winslet (Nancy Cowan). Photo by Guy Ferrandis, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics
Christoph Waltz (Alan Cowan). Photo by Guy Ferrandis, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics
John C. Reilly (Michael Longstreet). Photo by Guy Ferrandis, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics