• Tagline: The City Shines Brightest At Night
• Director: Dan Gilroy
• Writer: Dan Gilroy
• Release Date: 31 October 2014 (USA)
• MPAA Rating: R
• Parents Guide: View content advisory for parents
• Genre: Crime | Drama | Triller
• Runtime: 117 min
• Box Office #’s: Here

A young man stumbles upon the underground world of L.A. freelance crime journalism.

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Cast Highlights

• Bill Paxton … Joe Loder
• Rene Russo … Nina


  • During the scene where Jake Gyllenhaal talks to himself in the mirror, Gyllenhaal got so into the scene that he punched the mirror. The mirror broke and ended up cutting Gyllenhaal’s hand. He had to go to a hospital and get stitches. He returned to the set right after he got discharged from the hospital.
  • Jake Gyllenhaal lost 20 pounds for his role.


Lou Bloom: You have to make the money to buy a ticket.