Motherless Brooklyn(Movie, 2019)

| 2h 24min | Genres: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Motherless BrooklynRating: 3.5/5 (with 148 votes) 104
Motherless Brooklyn is a 2019 American neo-noir crime film written, produced and directed by Edward Norton, based on the 1999 novel of the same name by Jonathan Lethem. Set in New York City in 1957, the film follows a private investigator with Tourette syndrome, who is determined to solve the murder of his mentor. Along with Norton, the film also stars Bruce Willis, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Bobby Cannavale, Cherry Jones, Alec Baldwin and Willem Dafoe. A passion project of Norton's ever since he read Lethem's novel in 1999, the film took nearly 20 years to go into production. Although the book is set in contemporary times, Norton felt the plot and dialogue lent themselves more to a noir setting — moving it to the 1950s, with many added plot points inspired by The Power Broker. Other members of the cast joine... ()
Movie poster of Motherless Brooklyn

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About Motherless Brooklyn

Lionel Essrog, a private detective living with Tourette syndrome, ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and best friend — a mystery that carries him from the gin-soaked jazz clubs of Harlem to the slums of Brooklyn to the gilded halls of New York's power brokers.

Trailer for Motherless Brooklyn + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

MOTHERLESS BROOKLYN - Official Trailer(Trailer, 2:34)

Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Based on the work of: Jonathan Lethem ("Motherless Brooklyn")
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 21 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 11/01/2019 (World premiere: 10/31/2019)
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Сирітський Бруклін"
Budget: 26,000,000 USD
Revenue: 18,377,736 USD (= 71%)
Aspect Ratio: widescreen

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:3927, Added: 02/14/2018, Last updated: 02/24/2020