by Daniel Rester
Open Road Films has released the first official trailer for Nightcrawler, a new crime-thriller starring Jake Gyllenhaal. The film is written and directed by Dan Gilroy, who is making his directing debut with the feature. The director has previously worked as a writer on such films as The Fall (2006) and The Bourne Legacy (2012).
IMDB.com details the film as follows: “A young man stumbles upon the underground world of L.A. freelance crime journalism.”
Nightcrawler also stars Bill Paxton and Rene Russo. It will be premiering at the Toronto International Film Festival in September and will have an official U.S. release on October 17th.
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