Warner Bros. | Release Date: November 1, 2019
Summary: Set against the backdrop of 1950s New York, Motherless Brooklyn follows Lionel Essrog (Edward Norton), a lonely private detective living with Tourette Syndrome, as he ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and only friend, Frank Minna (Bruce Willis). Armed only with a few clues and the engine of his obsessive mind, Lionel unravels closely-guarded secrets that hold the fate of the whole city in the balance. In a mystery that carries him from gin-soaked jazz clubs in Harlem to the hard-edged slums of Brooklyn and, finally, into the gilded halls of New York’s power brokers, Lionel contends with thugs, corruption and the most dangerous man in the city to honor his friend and save the woman who might be his own salvation.
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Runtime: 144 min
Rating: Rated R for language throughout including some sexual references, brief drug use, and violence
Production: Warner Bros. Pictures
Genres: Drama, Mystery, Crime
Country: US
Language: English
Home Release Date: Jan 28, 2020
Director Credit
Edward Norton Director
Writer Credit
Edward Norton Screenplay
Jonathan Lethem Based On The Novel By
Principal Cast Credit
Alec Baldwin Moses Randolph
Bobby Cannavale Tony Vermonte
Bruce Willis Frank Minna
Cherry Jones Gabby Horowitz
Dallas Roberts Danny Fantl
Edward Norton Lionel Essrog
Ethan Suplee Gilbert Coney
Fisher Stevens Principal Cast
Gugu Mbatha-Raw Laura Rose
Josh Pais William Lieberman
Leslie Mann Principal Cast
Michael Kenneth Williams Principal Cast
Willem Dafoe Paul Randolph
Cast Credit
Cherry Jones Cast
Dallas Roberts Danny Fantl
Deborah Unger Brooklyn Bar Waitress
Doris McCarthy Library Guest
Erica Sweany Formosa Hostess
Fisher Stevens Lou
Josh Pais William Lieberman
Michael Kenneth Williams Trumpet Man
Olli Haaskivi Hall Of Records Clerk
Peter Lewis Mayor
Radu Spinghel Giant Man
Robert Wisdom Billy Rose
Producer Credit
Adrian Alperovich Executive Producer
Bill Migliore Producer
Brian Niranjan Sheth Executive Producer
Daniel Nadler Producer
Edward Norton Producer
Gigi Pritzker Producer
Michael Bederman Producer
Rachel Shane Producer
Robert F. Smith Producer
Sue Kroll Executive Producer