The Usual Suspects is a 1995 neo-noir mystery thriller film directed by Bryan Singer and written by Christopher McQuarrie.It stars Stephen Baldwin, Gabriel Byrne, Benicio del Toro, Kevin Pollak, Chazz Palminteri, Pete Postlethwaite, and Kevin Spacey.. At lunch a frustrated Singer angrily scolded the five actors, but when they resumed the cast continued to laugh through each take. Jake Gyllenhaal stars as Lou Bloom, a driven young man desperate for work who discovers the high-speed world of L.A. crime. [18] McQuarrie and Singer had a difficult time getting the film made because of the non-linear story, the large amount of dialogue and the lack of cast attached to the project. As the Feds close in and the crew questions his loyalty, he has one of two choices: betray his friends or lose the woman he loves. Lou Bloom is dringend op zoek naar een baan in Los Angeles. ", The stolen emeralds were real gemstones on loan for the film. [3], On Rotten Tomatoes, the film has received a rating of 89%, based on 73 reviews, with an average rating of 7.79/10. [20] These scenes were also shot before the rest of the film. [42] The film was nominated for three Independent Spirit Awards — Best Supporting Actor for Benicio del Toro, Best Screenplay for Christopher McQuarrie and Best Cinematography for Newton Thomas Sigel. Follow up recommendation: Nocturnal Animals. [44], Bryan Singer won the Best Debut award at the 1st Empire Awards. "[17] He also compared the film's structure to Citizen Kane (which also contained an interrogator and a subject who is telling a story) and the criminal caper The Anderson Tapes. The scene was originally to have Redfoot flick the cigarette at McManus's chest, but the actor missed and hit Baldwin's face by accident. Hockney, a prisoner in one of the cabins, McManus, and then Keaton are killed by an unseen assailant, who sets fire to the ship as Verbal looks on from a hiding place on the dock. No Country for Old Men. Eligible if purchased with select payment methods. [8] Byrne remembers that they were often laughing between takes and "when they said, 'Action! Suspicion swirls around those close to her before a plot unravels to reveal how being in the wrong place at the wrong time can lead to paying the ultimate price. Singer thought that it would be a good title for a film. Press J to jump to the feed. Nightcrawler has Lou Blooms slicked-back hair, Ray-ban style sunglasses and, of course, the watch he forcefully steals at the beginning of the film. Screenwriter Christopher McQuarrie would feed the actors questions off-camera and they improvised their lines. [47] Spacey went on to win this award with the New York Film Critics Circle and the National Board of Review, which also gave the cast an ensemble acting award.[48]. Hates Transformers 2. U.S. Customs agent Dave Kujan flies from New York City to interrogate Verbal. [51] In August 2016, James Charisma of Paste ranked The Usual Suspects among Kevin Spacey's greatest film performances. Kujan claims that the Argentinians took Marquez to sell him to Söze's Hungarian rivals. The ending's music was based on a k.d. Zorn. Cookies help us deliver our Services. [16], Singer described the film as Double Indemnity meets Rashomon, and said that it was made "so you can go back and see all sorts of things you didn't realize were there the first time. The whole movie plays back in your mind in perfect clarity—and turns out to be a completely different movie to the one you've been watching (rather better, in fact). [20] Their goal was to get the usually serious Byrne to crack up. Wollust. De naam Nightcrawler staat voor iemand die continu politieauto's in de gaten houdt voor nieuws. McQuarrie won the BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay, and John Ottman won the BAFTA Award for Best Editing. Suspicion swirls around those close to her before a plot unravels to reveal how being in the wrong place at the wrong time can lead to paying the ultimate price. McQuarrie won an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay and Spacey won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance., Wikipedia:Geen afbeelding lokaal en geen op Wikidata, Creative Commons Naamsvermelding/Gelijk delen. "[41], The film was nominated as the best film at the 1996 British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA awards). Ben Affleck übernimmt im überragenden Ensemble nicht nur die Hauptrolle, sondern verantwortet diesen mitreißenden, von der Kritik gefeierten Thriller auch als Regisseur und Co-Autor. Looking for something to watch? Er will den größten Coup seiner Gang landen, damit er seinem kriminellen Milieu endlich den Rücken kehren kann. Als hij per toeval een paar nightcrawlers in actie ziet, schaft hij snel een goedkope videocamera en een politiescanner aan en gaat op zoek naar verkeerongevallen en slachtoffers van overvallen. Crime. "[22], In December 2017, amid several sexual misconduct allegations against Spacey, Byrne said that, at one point during shooting, production was shut down for two days because Spacey made unwanted sexual advances toward a younger actor. "[33] He also included the film in his "most hated films" list. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Hierdoor mag Lou aan de slag bij Nina als journalist. (25 Oct 2017). (Originaltitel - TOWN, THE) © 2010 Warner Bros. Entertainment. Having heard so many good things about Nightcrawler, I finally had a chance to watch the neo-noir thriller this past week.Sporting a whopping 95% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes, Nightcrawler delivers a riveting, intense, and unforgettable performance by Jake Gyllenhaal. In Summit Township, Michigan a mother is gunned down in her home in the middle of the night. "[8] According to Ottman, he assembled the footage as a montage but it still did not work until he added an overlapping voice-over montage featuring key dialogue from several characters and had it relate to the images. [13], McQuarrie wrote nine drafts of his screenplay over five months, until Singer felt that it was ready to shop around to the studios. Suspicion swirls around those close to her before a plot unravels to reveal how being in the wrong place at the wrong time can lead to paying the ultimate price. Prime Video has your Halloween movie picks covered. Verhaal. Drama. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. [7], In India, a critically panned Hindi-language adaptation of The Usual Suspects, titled Chocolate, was released in 2005. [12] The director also envisioned a tagline for the poster, "All of you can go to Hell. This extended cut version includes 26 minutes of additional footage not seen in theaters! [8], In the scene in which the crew meets Redfoot after the botched drug deal, Redfoot flicks his cigarette at McManus' face. De tekst is beschikbaar onder de licentie. The men attack the ship during the night, killing several Argentinian and Hungarian gangsters before discovering there is no cocaine.