The Praying Mantis's primary photo
  • The Praying Mantis (2004)
  • 96 min | Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
The Praying Mantis (2004)
96 min | Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller

While driving through the south of Belgium, the violoncellist Julien meets the mysterious and gorgeous Sylvia on the road and he immediately has a crush on her. They move together to his huge house and Julien builds a greenhouse for Sylvia...See moreWhile driving through the south of Belgium, the violoncellist Julien meets the mysterious and gorgeous Sylvia on the road and he immediately has a crush on her. They move together to his huge house and Julien builds a greenhouse for Sylvia in the field of his real state, where becomes her favorite place. One day, Sylvia has a strange behavior with Julien and asks him to stay alone at home. When Julien leaves the house, she goes to a construction nearby her property and brings to her house the daredevil biker Patrick that is working in the building, playing erotic games with him. When Julien returns home, he surprises the couple having sex and the upset Julien leaves the place, going to the house of his friend and also musician Jean. But Julien is consumed by his passion for Sylvia, and when she tells him that she loves him, he understands her predatory need of life force of her mate. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil See less
Read more: Plot summary
Director
Cinematographer
Editor
Dominique Rolin (as Dominique Rollain)
Production Designers
Trending

Become a member to see MOVIEmeter and news information about Le festin de la mante.

Box Office

Become a member to see Box Office information about Le festin de la mante.


Release date
Mar 10, 2004 (United States)

Contacts

Become a member to see contact information for Le festin de la mante.

Cast

+ Add Cast
12 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Lou Broclain
Sylvia Sylvia   See fewer
Members only
Yann Chely
Julien Julien   See fewer
Members only
Sasa Nikolic
Patrick (as Sacha Kollich) Patrick (as Sacha Kollich)   See fewer
Members only
Adele Jacques
Claudine (as Adèle Jacques) Claudine (as Adèle Jacques)   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Michel de Warzee
Georges Georges   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Renaud Boucquey
L'homme du cimetière L'homme du cimetière   See fewer
Members only
Samuel Lemaire
L'homme à la calèche L'homme à la calèche   See fewer
Members only
Stéphane Shoukroun
L'homosexuel (as Stéphane Schoukroun) L'homosexuel (as Stéphane Schoukroun)   See fewer
Members only
Félix Verbist
Le curé Le curé   See fewer
Members only
Ulysse Waterlot
Le chef d'orchestre Le chef d'orchestre   See fewer
Members only
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.

MOVIEmeter

Members only

Become a member to access additional data

Ratings Breakdown

4.7 / 10 | 134 votes