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Nightcrawler 2014 15

117 mins USA Director. Dan Gilroy

Jake Gyllenhaal excels as an ambitious and highly corruptible entrant into the world of freelance crime journalism, becoming ever more compromised as he scours after-dark LA for crime footage to sell to news networks. Dan Gilroy’s debut film as a director is an exciting, neon-drenched thriller that doubles as a thought provoking examination into the morals of modern media.

Gyllenhaal’s brilliant performance, displaying the kind of childlike, naïve sociopathy that used to be Robert De Niro’s forte, is a career best, and he’s ably supported by Riz Ahmed and Rene Russo.

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Directed by

Dan Gilroy

Featuring

Bill Paxton

Rizwan Ahmed

Rene Russo

Jake Gyllenhaal

Genres

Drama Crime

Collection

Behind the Camera Oscars - Best Original Screenplay

Certificate

15 Contains strong bloody crime scene detail, strong language

Released

2014

Country

USA

Language

English

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