FILM TITLE: NIGHT CRAWLER
GENRE: DRAMA
CONSUMER ADVICE: 13 L V
DISTRIBUTOR: STER KINEKOR PICTURES
DIRECTOR: DAN GILROY
MAIN CAST: JAKE GYLLENHAAL
RENE RUSSO
LANGUAGE: 'MODERATE IMPACT' FREQUENT,CONVERSATIONAL AND AGRESSIVE
NUDITY: NONE
PREJUDICE: NONE
SEX: NONE
VIOLENCE: MODERATE IMPACT,FAIRLY FREQUENT,REALISTIC,IMPLIED,PSYCHOLOGICAL WITH BLOOD LETTING
BLASPHEMY: NONE
DRUG ABUSE: NONE
COMMENTS: NIGHT CREAWLER IS CRIME/DRAMA THRILLER WHICH TELLS THE STOREY OF A YOUNG MAN WHO ACCIDENTALLY STUMBLES UPON THE WORLD OF FREELANCE CRIME JOURNALISM IN LOS ANGELES.THE FILM EXPLORES COMPLEX & MATURE THEMES OF 'CRIME' MANIPULATION,ULTERIOR MOTIVES,OBSESSION WITH FAME,HUNGER FOR SUCESS,OPPORTUNITIES,LIES,BREAKING THE LAW,MURDERS,BARGAINING POWERS,SPLIT PERSONALITY,WITHHOLDING OF INFORMATION,NEGOTIATIONS.DARK, INTENSE THEMES IS ACCOMPANIED BY A PSYCHOLOGICAL THREAT AND MENACE WITH NEGATIVE THEMES WHICH OUTWEIGH THE POSITIVES.NEVERTHERLESS THIS FILM MAY BE OF A PARTICULAR ENTERTAINMENT VALUE TO CHILDREN FROM AGES 13 AND ABOVE WHO MAY BE FASCINATED WITH CRIME JOURNALISM. THE OBSESSION WITH SUCESS WHICH RESULTS IN SACRIFICING AND RISKING ANOTHER HUMAN BEINGS LIFE MAY BE DISTURBING,CONFUSING AND UPSETTING TO YOUNGER SENSITIVE VIEWERS UNDER THE AGE OF 13,AND IT MAY THREATEN THEIR SENSE OF SECURITY AND WELL-BEING.