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2012 film by Franck Khalfoun


Released 26 May 2012 (11 years, 1 months ago)

Director Franck Khalfoun
Duration 88 minutes
Genre horror film, slasher film and thriller film
Composer Robin Coudert
Production company Canal+, Ciné+ and Blue Underground
Country of origin France and United States of America
Screenwriter Alexandre Aja, Grégory Levasseur and Joe Spinell
Producer Alexandre Aja, Thomas Langmann, William Lustig and Grégory Levasseur

About Maniac

The 2012 film Maniac is a brutal and unflinching exploration of the mind of a serial killer. Directed by Franck Khalfoun and starring Elijah Wood, the film is a remake of the 1980 cult classic of the same name.

Wood delivers a chilling performance as Frank, a disturbed mannequin store owner who becomes obsessed with a young artist named Anna (Nora Arnezeder). As Frank's obsession grows, he begins to stalk and kill women, using their scalps to create a collection of mannequins that he believes are his only friends.

Khalfoun's direction is unrelenting, with the camera often taking on Frank's point of view as he stalks his victims. The film's use of first-person perspective and extreme violence has drawn comparisons to the controversial horror classic, Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer.

Maniac is not for the faint of heart, but for those who can stomach its brutality, it is a haunting and unforgettable experience. The film's soundtrack, composed by Rob, adds to the film's eerie atmosphere, with its pulsing synth beats and haunting melodies.

Overall, Maniac is a disturbing and effective horror film that is sure to leave a lasting impression on those who dare to watch it.


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Cast and crew

Cast and crew listed below. See if you can find out who is who from the stats below.


60 years, 10 months, 25 days


34 years, 1 month, 7 days

Born first

31 July 1962

Born last

8 May 1989

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