DVD | Blu-ray
Director: Veronika Franz, Severin Fiala
Writers: Veronika Franz, Severin Fiala
Cast: Susanne Wuest, Elias Schwarz, Lukas Schwarz
Rated R | 99 Minutes
Release Date: December 1, 2015
Written and directed by Veronika Franz and Severin Fiala, Goodnight Mommy is horror film selected as the Austrian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 88th Academy Awards.
After undergoing cosmetic facial surgery, a mother (Susanne Wuest, Judas Goat) returns to her isolated lake house and her ten-year-old twins, Elias and Lukas (Elias and Lukas Schwarz). Swathed in bandages, only the mother’s eyes and mouth are visible. After she begins to exhibit strange behavior, the twins suspect the woman in bandages isn’t who she says she is.
Their suspicions are confirmed when the boys discover an old photograph of their mother with a mystery woman who shares similar physical traits. Believing that the woman living in their house is an impostor, the twins tie her to the bed and refuse to let the woman go until she tells them where their real mother is. But what if she really is their mother? How can she convince them?
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