When Lou Bloom, desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story. Aiding him in his effort is Nina, a TV-news veteran.

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  1. Dan Gilroy

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jake Gyllenhaal

    Jake Gyllenhaal

    Louis Bloom

  2. Rene Russo

    Rene Russo

    Nina Romina

  3. Riz Ahmed

    Riz Ahmed


  4. Bill Paxton

    Bill Paxton

    Joe Loder

  5. Kevin Rahm

    Kevin Rahm

    Frank Kruse

  6. Michael Hyatt

    Michael Hyatt

    Detective Frontieri

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 57m

Budget $8,500,000.00

Revenue $38,697,217.00

Homepage http://nightcrawlerfilm.com/

Release Information

  • October 31, 2014
    R, Theatrical



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