Starring: Amy Adams, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Shannon, Aaron Taylor-Johnson
Directed By: Tom Ford
Running Time: 117 Minutes
UK Release Date: 4th November 2016
BBFC Certificate: 15
Tom Ford is the fashion designer known as the man who saved Armani, and then turned his hand to directing with 2009’s A Single man, a film I haven’t seen but have heard a lot of good things about.
So I made a conscientious effort not to know too much about Ford’s follow up, Nocturnal Animals, except that it gained some great reviews whilst doing the festival circuit. We are into awards season after all, so I was expecting some kind of drama which would be powerful and stylish, the sort of thing that would appeal to awards juries. And my instinct was right. [Read more…]