Susan Morrow receives a book manuscript from her ex-husband – a man she left 20 years earlier – asking for her opinion of his writing. As she reads, she is drawn into the fictional life of Tony Hastings, a mathematics professor whose family vacation turns violent.

  1. Tom Ford

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Austin Wright


Top Billed Cast

  1. Amy Adams

    Amy Adams

    Susan Morrow

  2. Jake Gyllenhaal

    Jake Gyllenhaal

    Edward Sheffield / Tony Hastings

  3. Michael Shannon

    Michael Shannon

    Bobby Andes

  4. Aaron Taylor-Johnson

    Aaron Taylor-Johnson

    Ray Marcus

  5. Isla Fisher

    Isla Fisher

    Laura Hastings

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Status Released

Release Information

  • November 11, 2016
    R, Premiere
  • November 17, 2016
    R, Premiere
  • November 18, 2016
    R, Theatrical (limited)
  • December 9, 2016
    R, Theatrical
  • February 21, 2017
    R, Physical

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 56m

Budget $22,500,000.00

Revenue $28,450,387.00

Homepage http://www.focusfeatures.com/nocturnalanimals



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