Good Time (2017)
Director: Benny Safdie, Josh Safdie Run Time: 102 min. Rating: R Release Year: 2017
Starring: Benny Safdie, Buddy Duress, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Robert Pattinson, Taliah Webster
Country: United States
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About the film:
After a botched bank robbery lands his younger brother in prison, Connie Nikas embarks on a twisted odyssey through New York City’s underworld to get his brother Nick out of jail.
“This isn’t conventional Hollywood-horror/thriller ‘suspense’ but something more primal.”
—James Berardinelli for ReelViews
About the filmmakers:
Benny Safdie and Josh Safdie are an American independent filmmaker and actor duo based in New York City, who frequently collaborate on their films. They are best known for writing and directing the crime thriller films Good Time (2017) starring Robert Pattinson and Uncut Gems (2019) starring Adam Sandler. In addition to writing and directing, both Josh and Benny serve in a variety of key positions including acting, editing, shooting, mixing sound, and producing their films.See our upcoming films