Destroyer (2018) – Movie Review

Review of 2018 movie Destroyer. Nicole Kidman goes full Charlize Theron in Monster…except with less satisfactory results.

Storyline: A police detective reconnects with people from an undercover assignment in her distant past in order to make peace.

Director: Karyn Kusama
Writer: Phil Hay, Matt Manfredi

Stars:
Nicole Kidman as Erin Bell
Sebastian Stan as Chris
Toby Kebbell as Silas
Tatiana Maslany as Petra
Bradley Whitford as Dennis DiFranco
Jade Pettyjohn as Shelby Bell
Scoot McNairy as Ethan
Toby Huss as Gil Lawson
Zach Villa as Arturo Guerrero
James Jordan as Toby
Beau Knapp as Jay
Shamier Anderson as Antonio
Kelvin Han Yee as Lt. Oshima
Natalia Cordova-Buckley as Det. Gavras
Jan Hoag as Toby’s mother
Chris Fiore as Ice Cream Shop Customer

Genre: Action | Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller
Release Date: December 25, 2018
Runtime: 2h 01min
Production Companies: 30West, Automatik Entertainment
Distribution Company: Annapurna Pictures
US MPAA Rating: R
Canadian MPA Rating: 18A

Budget: $9 million

===== REVIEW SCORES =====

DANNYMALT SCORE: 4.5
IMDB Score: 6.6
Rotten Tomatoes: 72%
Metascore: 62

Review Scores as of February 18, 2019.

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===== EXTRA INFO =====
Intro & Outro Music in video by Illinois Brass Band “Bach, Toccata and Fugue in D Minor” is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License.
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Illinois_Brass_Band/Music_to_Summon_the_Spirits/

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