The Lobster new Italian poster is not conventional

Colin Farrell and Rachel Weisz star in new poster for The Lobster

A new poster for Yorgos Lanthimos’ acclaimed new film The Lobster, starring Colin Farrell and Rachel Weisz, has arrived via IMPAwards.

The love story from the makers of Dogtooth, is set “in a dystopian near future, [where] single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.”

The Lobster also stars John C Reilly, Ben Whishaw, Olivia Colman, Lea Seydoux, Ashley Jensen, Angeliki Papoulia, Ariane Labed and Michael Smiley.

The Lobster is in UK cinemas from 16 October. You can read our review of The Lobster here. Get all the latest sci-fi news with every issue of SciFiNow.