Motherless Brooklyn (2019)

Crime, Drama, General Film

Director: Edward Norton

Writer(s): Jonathan Lethem (novel), Edward Norton (screenplay)

Starring: Edward Norton, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Alec Baldwin, Bobby Cannavale, Willem Dafoe, Bruce Willis, Ethan Suplee, Cherry Jones, Dallas Roberts, Josh Pais, Radu Spinghel, Fisher Stevens, Peter Gray Lewis, Robert Wisdom, Michael Kenneth Williams, Isaiah J. Thompson, Russell Hall, Joe Farnsworth, Jerry Weldon, Eric Berryman, Nelson Avidon, Joseph Siravo, DeShawn White, Leslie Mann, Migs Govea, Erica Sweany, Katy Davis, Olli Haaskivi, Yinka Adeboyeku, Joyce O’Connor, Thomas Luiz Leninger, Deborah Unger, Ezra Barnes, Julie Hays, Damien Brett, Stephen Adly Guirgis, Eli Bridges, Teren Carter, Luis Castro de Leon, Russell G. Jones, Marshall Axt, Avondre E.D. Beverley, Tony Bradley, Corey Brown, Kenneth Carrella, Jake Cerny, Blaise Corrigan, Leonys Delossantos, John DiGiorgio, Michael Iacono, Sean Kilkenny, Bob Leszczak, Melissa Marino, Doris McCarthy, Michael A McGrath, Robert Myers, Joe Napier, David Negri, Hollywood Nick Pagani, Skylar Robinson, Candace Smith, Lynne Valley

Synopsis: Set against the backdrop of 1950s New York, “Motherless Brooklyn” follows Lionel Essrog (Norton), a lonely private detective afflicted with Tourette’s Syndrome, as he ventures to solve his friend’s murder. Armed only with a few clues and the powerful engine of his obsessive mind, Lionel unravels closely-guarded secrets that hold the fate of the whole city in the balance. READ REVIEW

Release Date: November 1, 2019 (USA) | Length: 144 MIn | Genre: Crime, Drama | MPAA Rating: Rated R for language throughout including some sexual references, brief drug use, and violence.