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Summary When charismatic but down-on-his-luck Stanton Carlisle (Bradley Cooper) endears himself to clairvoyant Zeena (Toni Collette) and her has-been mentalist husband Pete (David Strathairn) at a traveling carnival, he crafts a golden ticket to success, using this newly acquired knowledge to grift the wealthy elite of 1940s New York society. Wi...

Nightmare Alley

Metascore Generally Favorable Based on 55 Critic Reviews
70
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 245 User Ratings
7.0
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Summary When charismatic but down-on-his-luck Stanton Carlisle (Bradley Cooper) endears himself to clairvoyant Zeena (Toni Collette) and her has-been mentalist husband Pete (David Strathairn) at a traveling carnival, he crafts a golden ticket to success, using this newly acquired knowledge to grift the wealthy elite of 1940s New York society. Wi...

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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 55 Critic Reviews
70
69% Positive
38 Reviews
31% Mixed
17 Reviews
0% Negative
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Metascore
Generally Favorable Based on 55 Critic Reviews
70
69% Positive
38 Reviews
31% Mixed
17 Reviews
0% Negative
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Generally Favorable Based on 245 User Ratings
7.0
70% Positive
172 Ratings
24% Mixed
60 Ratings
5% Negative
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Generally Favorable Based on 245 User Ratings
7.0
70% Positive
172 Ratings
24% Mixed
60 Ratings
5% Negative
13 Ratings

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Production Company Searchlight Pictures, Double Dare You (DDY), Ontario Creates, Demilo Films, TSG Entertainment
Release Date Dec 17, 2021
Duration 2 h 30 m
Rating R
Academy Awards, USA
4 Nominations
Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA
• 3 Wins & 10 Nominations
CinEuphoria Awards
9 Nominations