Apt Pupil Image
Metascore
51

Mixed or average reviews - based on 21 Critics

User Score
6.8

Generally favorable reviews- based on 11 Ratings

Summary: A dark drama about a sixteen-year-old honor student who recognizes an old man living in his hometown as a hunted Nazi. Compelled to reveal the secrets of his death camp past to earn the boy's silence, the German fugitive derives a sinister scheme to implicate the teenager in a dangerous psychological game. (Sony)
Runtime: 111 min
Rating: Rated R for scenes of strong violence, language and brief sexuality.
Production: Paramount Pictures
Genres: Drama, Thriller
Countries: USA, France, Canada
Language: English
Home Release Date: Apr 13, 1999
Director Credit
Bryan Singer Director
Writer Credit
Brandon Boyce Screenplay
Stephen King Novella "Apt Pupil"
Principal Cast Credit
Brad Renfro Todd Bowden
Ian McKellen Kurt Dussander
Cast Credit
Ann Dowd Monica Bowden
Blake Anthony Tibbetts Teammate
Bruce Davison Richard Bowden
David Cooley Gym Teacher
David Schwimmer Edward French
Grace Sinden Secretary
Heather McComb Becky Trask
James Karen Victor Bowden
Joshua Jackson Joey
Katherine Malone Student
Marjorie Lovett Agnes Bowden
Michael Reid MacKay Nightmare Victim
Mickey Cottrell Sociology Teacher
Producer Credit
Bryan Singer Producer
Don Murphy Producer
Jane Hamsher Producer
Jay Shapiro Associate Producer
John Ottman Associate Producer
Tim Harbert Executive Producer
Tom DeSanto Co-Producer
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