The film Saltburn suddenly became a topic of conversation after a video clip of one of its vulgar scenes went viral on social media. The video clip shows the scene when Barry Keoghan, who is the main character named Oliver Quick, enters the bathtub. He then curls up and desperately sips the rest of his friend’s bath water which has been contaminated with ejaculate fluid with great passion. Suddenly, this viral scene immediately shocked netizens to the point of disgust. So, what is the story plot like in this psychological thriller genre film? For more details, see the synopsis of the film Saltburn below.
Synopsis of the film Saltburn
Set in England in the early 2000s, the film Saltburn highlights the story of an Oxford scholarship student named Oliver Quick. He then befriends Felix Catton, a rich student and of course also very popular. The conflict begins when Oliver tells Felix that his father, who worked as a drug dealer, died suddenly. Felix also tried to cheer Oliver up. He invited Oliver to live temporarily in his family’s luxurious house in Saltburn. Since Oliver’s arrival in Saltburn, the lives of Felix and his family have changed drastically. The reason is, Oliver secretly harbors an obsession with Felix. He also has something unexpected and makes the audience shudder.
Saltburn film cast list
The character of Oliver Quick, with his obsessions and desires that will amaze you, stars Barry Keoghan. The 31 year old actor competes with Jacob Elordi who plays Felix. Meanwhile, this film was written and directed by Emerald Fennell. The following is a list of Saltburn film actors.
- Barry Keoghan as Oliver Quick
- Jacob Elordi as Felix Catton
- Rosamund Pike as Lady Elspeth Catton
- Richard E. Grant as Sir James Catton
- Alison Oliver as Venetia Catton
- Archie Madekwe as Farleigh
- Paul Rhys as Duncan
- Ewan Mitchell as Michael Gavey
- Sadie Soverall as Annabel
- Millie Kent as India
- Reece Shearsmith as Professor Ware
- Dorothy Atkinson as Paula Quick
- Shaun Dooley as Jeff Quick
- Lolly Adefope as Lady Daphne
- Joshua McGuire as Henry
It is known that apart from the bathtub scene, the film Saltburn presents several other scenes that are no less surprising to the audience. Including the ending, which has also been widely discussed. The film Saltburn was actually released widely on November 22, 2023. However, recently, the film was released again streaming on Amazon Prime Video on December 23, 2023.