Nocturnal Animals


A woman named Susan 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 math professor whose family vacation turns violent.

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  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

  6. Armie Hammer

    Armie Hammer

    Hutton Morrow

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Movie Data


Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 56m

Budget $22,500,000.00

Revenue -


Release Information

  • November 11, 2016
  • November 17, 2016
  • November 18, 2016
    R, Theatrical
  • November 23, 2016
    R, Theatrical
  • December 9, 2016
    R, Theatrical
  • February 21, 2017
    R, Physical



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