19 January 2017 (Russia)
| 5.2/10 |
| Susan Boyd
by Patricia Highsmith
Patrick Wilson, Haley Bennett, Jessica Biel, Vincent Kartheiser, Eddie Marsan
Story by Patricia Highsmith, Patrick Wilson movies, Movies about murder
A Kind Of Murder is a 2016 American thriller film, directed by Andy Goddard from a screenplay by Susan Boyd. It is based upon the Patricia Highsmith novel The Blunderer. It stars Patrick Wilson, Jessica Biel, Vincent Kartheiser, Haley Bennett, and Eddie Marsan. The film had its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 17, 2016. The film was released on December 16, 2016, by Magnolia Pictures.
A Kind of Murder Wikipedia
Walter Stackhouse is an architect by day, and a novelist by night, unhappily married to Clara, he begins to imagine what it might be like to murder his wife.Patrick Wilson as Walter Stackhouse
Jessica Biel as Clara Stackhouse
Vincent Kartheiser as Detective Lawrence Corby
Haley Bennett as Ellie Briess
Eddie Marsan as Kimell
In February 2013, it was revealed that Andy Goddard had been attached to direct the film, from a screenplay by Susan Boyd, with Ted Hope, Christine Vachon, and Kelly McCormick producing under their Killer Films and Sierra Pictures banner respectively. In May 2014, it was revealed that, Patrick Wilson, Jessica Biel, Imogen Poots and Toby Jones, had been cast in the film. In November 2014, Haley Bennett, joined the cast of the film, replacing Poots. That same month, Eddie Marsan joined the cast of the film, replacing Jones. In August 2015, the film was re-titled "A Kind Of Murder".
Principal photography began on November 17, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio, under the title "The Blunderer". In December 2014, a casting call was put out for 1950 cars, and male extras. Production concluded on December 16, 2014.
In June 2015, it was revealed that Danny Bensi and Saunder Jurrians had composed the score for the film.
The film had its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 17, 2016. Shortly after, Magnolia Pictures acquired distribution rights to the film. The film was released on December 16, 2016.