Nightcrawler (2014) English Movie Review | 6 Critic Reviews | Jake Gyllenhaal

cast:

Jake Gyllenhaal, Bill Paxton, Rene Russo, Riz Ahmed, Eric Lange, Jonny Coyne

direction:

Nightcrawler (2014) English Movie PosterDan Gilroy

story:

Dan Gilroy

screenplay:

Dan Gilroy

dialogue:

cinematography:

Robert Elswit

music:

James Newton Howard

produced by:

David Lancaster, Jake Gyllenhaal, Jennifer Fox, Michel Litvak, Tony Gilroy

language:

English

genre:

Weird Aggregate Rating Nightcrawler 7.5/10Crime, Thriller

release date:

7-November-2014 (India)
run time:
118 minutes


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Reviews- (Ratings out of 10)
  •  Times Of India -Renuka Vyavahare Rating-8
Made with a modest budget, the film highlights the devious tricks of contemporary crime journalism. It lets fear engulf your mind with its threatening silence, dangerous chase sequences, creepy nights and a creepier protagonist Lou Bloom (Jake Gyllenhaal).

  •  Book My Show -Navin Noronha Rating-7
Crime journalism is a cutthroat business. Here, if you aren’t the first one to report a crime, then you might as well not report it at all. From over-sentimentalization of daily news to newsroom politics, there is nothing we haven’t already seen before.

  •  CNN IBN -Rajeev Masand Rating-7
There's a creepy, spine-chilling intensity to Jake Gyllenhaal's performance in 'Nightcrawler' that's hard to shake off even hours after you've watched the film. Literally transforming himself physically to look bug-eyed, pale, and wiry thin Gyllenhaal becomes Louis Bloom, an awkward but

  •  DNA -Bryan Durham Rating-8
Louis Bloom (Gyllenhaal) is a nobody who becomes a somebody, just through single-mindedness and a dogged pursuit of whatever he decides to go after. Fed up of stealing for a living, he chances upon a crime scene and feels the adrenaline rush of covering it first-hand and tries to

  •  Deccan Chronicle -Lakshmi Javeri Rating-8
For a movie that is largely set in what happens in the dark of the night, it’s most terrifying moments come from well-lit rooms and matter of fact delivery of lines. Jake Gyllenhaal presents what can largely be construed as his career defining performance in Nightcrawler. After a long time comes

  •  Indian Express -Shalini Langer Rating-7
WE first see Lou Bloom (Gyllenhaal) in the headlights of an approaching car, his eyes shining in a dark, sunken face, a dog more than a wolf, a creature more of this world than that, but just. We first hear Lou talk, really talk, inside the office of a construction supervisor – to whom he has sold

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