The Art of Self-Defense(Movie, 2019)

| 1h 44min | Genres: Comedy, Drama
The Art of Self-DefenseRating: 3.4/5 (with 39 votes)
The Art of Self-Defense is a 2019 black comedy thriller film written and directed by Riley Stearns. It stars Jesse Eisenberg, Alessandro Nivola and Imogen Poots. It had its world premiere at South by Southwest on March 10, 2019, and was released in the United States on July 12, 2019, by Bleecker Street. ()
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About The Art of Self-Defense

Casey is attacked at random on the street and enlists in a local dojo led by a charismatic and mysterious Sensei in an effort to learn how to defend himself. What he uncovers is a sinister world of fraternity, violence and hypermasculinity and a woman fighting for her place in it.

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Official websites:
Production country: United States of America (USA)
Made by: End Cue
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: German (DE), English (EN), French (FR)
Translated into 16 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Serbian (SR), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 07/12/2019
Director: Riley Stearns
Screenwriter: Riley Stearns
Composer: The Instruments
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"L'art de l'autodéfense"
"El arte de defenderse"
Keywords: accountant, karate

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:36164, Added: 03/09/2018, Last updated: 11/08/2019