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Nocturnal Animals (2016) Movie Information

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Tom Ford


Amy Adams
Jake Gyllenhaal
Armie Hammer
Michael Shannon
Isla Fisher
Aaron Taylor-Johnson





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Twenty years after their marriage fell apart, Susan receives a book manuscript from her ex-husband, Edward titled "Nocturnal Animals". The violent thriller, about a family vacation turning deadly, seems to Susan a probable revenge and perhaps a veiled threat from the man she once loved, and the story withing a story causes her to confront some dark truths about her past. -- Chris Kavan

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Chris Kavan 08/23/2017 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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Such a bleak, dark film - and one that is tough to watch, but Tom Ford does an excellent job of casting and the two-pronged story definitely has an impact. It won't lighten up your day, but if you're in the mood for something that will challenge your emotions, give it a spin.

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Indyfreak 06/13/2017 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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Nocturnal Animals is a dark, disturbing, and deeply unsettling movie. It's also a great dramatic story that's psychologically complex and boasts a top notch cast. Pulling no punches and helmed skillfully by director Tom Ford, it's consistently engaging for viewers as you don't know what happens next. And it makes you terrified to find out.

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smeagol 02/13/2017 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

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strange film. poor ending. not quite sure what the point of the movie was. , good cast but just didn't go anywhere. it wasn't what i thought it was. acting was ok but nothing even close to award winning. neither the film or acting. whole thing was just odd. the beginning cover your eyes

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02/01/2017 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Nocturnal Animals - Movie Review

"Nocturnal Animals" is that rare movie that leaves you feeling all kind of different emotions and thoughts. Disturbing is one and the other is riveting. Beautifully shot, but grimy and dusty to look at. And it's easily one of my favorite movies of 2016.

The performances from everyone was terrific and I do mean all the cast. Amy Adams is an excellent actress and here she once again proves that. I love the little details to her character that gives it more depth and with the long break of silence that boils up her emotions. Adams dose it again and she will continue blowing my socks off.

Michael Shannon and Jake Gyllenhall are one of the best working actors of this generation. And in this movie, both of them deliver such a raw and grounded performance that every actor would d...

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