Brad (Michael Shannon) has committed murder and barricaded himself inside his house. With the help of his friends and neighbours, the cops piece together the strange tale of how this nice young man arrived at such a dark place; Based on a true story, this gripping and unnerving blend of deadpan comedy, melodrama and raw tragedy is fleshed out by an expert cast, including Willem Dafoe and Chloe Sevigny

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  1. Werner Herzog

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Michael Shannon

    Michael Shannon

    Brad McCullum

  2. Willem Dafoe

    Willem Dafoe

    Detective Hank Havenhurst

  3. Chloë Sevigny

    Chloë Sevigny


  4. Brad Dourif

    Brad Dourif

    Uncle Ted

  5. Michael Peña

    Michael Peña

    Detective Vargas

  6. Loretta Devine

    Loretta Devine

    Miss Roberts

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 31m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage http://www.myson-myson.com/

Release Information

  • April 24, 2010
    R, Theatrical



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