Perversions of love in “La Belle Bete”

La Belle Bête (2006), which translates to The Beautiful Beast, is another incestuous film from Quebec, Canada (see also BloodCadavres) by director Karim Hussein. The film dissects the bizarre intricacies of relationships within a perverse and neurotic family.

This dark drama explores the love triangle between a mother (Louise, who is a rich and vain woman), her handsome son Patrice, and her jealous daughter Mary.

The film deals wit themes of jealousy, vanity, emotional incest and murder. Scandalous director Karim Hussain explores the thoughts of the family members plunging us deep into their world where the rules of the outside world do not exist. As a side note you may recognize one of its stars Caroline Dhavernas from Hannibal.

Watch the film online here.

Categories: Brother/Sister, Clips, Film, Mother/Son | Tags: , , , , , | Leave a comment

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