Director: Peter Jackson
A film from accomplished director Peter Jackson, “Heavenly Creatures” tells the true story of Pauline Rieper (Melanie Lynskey) and Juliet Hulme (Kate Winslet), two friends who’s obsession for eachother and for the fantasy world they create causes their parents to attempt to seperate them, litte do they know that the girls have a grim plan that will make sure they never have to leave eachother’s side again.
“Heavenly Creatures” is a truly mesmerising and feverishly intense film. All the peformances are solid especially that of Melanie Lynskey and Kate Winslet, who capture the two girl’s subtle ferocity astoundingly. The film’s score is fantastic, and it’s climax is brilliantly tense.