Cycle Psycho killer in September on CANAL+ CINEMA | myCANAL

Job by Aurélien BACOT August 28, 2020

From September 12 to 18, CANAL+ CINEMA offers you a crazy program. A cycle to lose your mind, entirely dedicated to heroes who blithely flirt with madness. On the occasion of the first exclusive broadcast of JOKER by Todd Phillips, C+CINEMA is therefore interested in the mythical figure of the psychopath. A figure as controversial as it is cathartic, often a catalyst for the neuroses of our societies, the serial killer has always inspired cinema and the greatest filmmakers. Between trouble and fascination, the PSYCHO KILLER week dissects the phenomenon with 7 unique films and an exclusive documentary “Psycho Killer – What is it? “. So tie yourself to the chair and put on your best camisole, we promise you crazy and wonders and we’ll take care of the rest…

Saturday 12/09

At 8:50 p.m.


2019 – 2h02 – USA

Thriller by Todd Phillips with Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro, Zazie Beetz, Frances Conroy, Brett Cullen

Gotham City 1981. Arthur Fleck, a stand-up comedian disguised as a clown struggles to break into the industry. Despised and flouted by everyone, he is violently attacked in the metro by three men. But this act of gratuitous violence pushes him to kill them in return. If his gesture inspires part of the population, Arthur gradually turns into madness to become the Joker, a dangerous psychotic killer.

At 10:55 p.m.



2020 – 58mn – France

Documentary by Stephane Bergouhnioux

The documentary bridges the gap between fiction and reality. To tell the psychopath in the cinema, often a man, sometimes a woman, is to look at the image of the real world, not so different. To guide us through this enigma, many film excerpts and contributors from various backgrounds such as Cédric Anger (THE KILLER, THE NEXT TIME I WILL AIM FOR THE HEART), Leila Slimani (CHANSON DOUCE adapted for the cinema) or even Patty Jenkins, the director from WONDER WOMAN, who tells us about her chilling MONSTER with Charlize Theron.

Sunday 13/09

At 8:50 p.m.


2019 – 1h17 – France

comedy drama by Quentin Dupieux with Jean Dujardin, Adele Haenel, Albert Delpy, Pierre Gommé, Laurent Nicolas, Coralie Russier, Stéphane Jobert, Franck Lebreton, Marie Bunel, Panayotis Pascot, Youssef Hajdi, Simon Thomas

Georges, a lost guy, becomes a serial killer because he has discussions with his suede jacket which has become his obsession. He meets a waitress in a mountain bar. She dreams of being a film editor. Georges will try to scam her but this girl is as crazy as him…

Monday 09/14

At 8:50 p.m.


2018 – 2h12 – Germany

Suspense of Christian Alvart with Moritz Bleibtreu, Jasna Fritzi Bauer, Lars Eidinger, Fahri Yardim, Enno Hesse, Christian Kuchenbuch, Urs Jucker, Barbara Prakopenka

While performing an autopsy on a mutilated body, a medical examiner discovers a capsule that contains his own daughter’s name and a phone number.


2020 – 17’30 – France

Thriller by Remy Rondeau

When Anna steals the bag of one of her competitors at a casting, she discovers a letter announcing that the biological parents of her victim, an orphan, have lifted the secret of their identity. In the hope of pocketing something to get out of the galley, Anna becomes “Mathilde Boulanger” at her own risk.

Tuesday 09/15

At 8:50 p.m.


2014 – 1h47 – United States, Germany

Comedy of Marjane Satrapi with Ryan Reynolds, Anna Kendrick, Gemma Arterton, Jacki Weaver, Gulliver McGrath, Stephanie Vogt, Adi Shankar, Ella Smith

In the small town of Milton, Jerry Hickfang is a kindly, simple-minded employee of a bathtub factory. Single, he surrounded himself at home with two pets with whom he converses very naturally. Obeying the advice of one of his animals, Jerry enters a murderous spiral…

Wednesday 16/01

At 8:50 p.m.


2018 – 1h35 – USA

Horror of Henry Jacobson with Seann William Scott, Mariela Garriga, Dale Dickey, Christie Herring, Raymond Cham, Nick Boraine, Sean H Scully, Leith M Burke

Evan values ​​family above all else, and anyone who comes between him, his wife, and his newborn baby learns that the hard way. Evan hides his game well.

Thursday 09/17

At 8:50 p.m.


2019- 1h38 – USA, Ireland

Thriller by Neil Jordan with Isabelle Huppert, Chloe Grace Moretz, Maika Monroe

When Frances finds a misplaced purse on the New York City subway, she finds it natural to return it to its owner. This is how she meets Greta, a lonely widow as eccentric as she is mysterious. One only asking to make a friend and the other weakened by the recent death of her mother, the two women will quickly become friends, thus filling the gaps in their lives. But wouldn’t Frances have taken the bait too quickly?

Friday 18/09

At 8:50 p.m.


2000 – 1h42 – USA

Suspense of Mary Harron with Christian Bale, Willem Dafoe, Reese Whiterspoon, Samantha Mathis, Chloë Sevigny, Jared Leto, Justin Theroux, Josh Lucas

America in the Reagan years. Patrick Bateman, the perfect golden-boy, invites his friend Paul Allen to his home and conscientiously chops him up with an axe. After which, usurping Paul’s identity, he moves into his apartment and receives women there, whom he makes it his duty and a pleasure to kill little by little…

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