The Pale Blue Eye (2022)
Director: Scott Cooper Run Time: 128 min. Rating: R Release Year: 2022
Starring: Christian Bale, Gillian Anderson, Harry Melling, Robert Duvall, Timothy Spall
Country: United States
About the film:
A seasoned detective investigates a series of murders at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point in 1830. He is assisted in his investigation by an intelligent and eager young cadet named Edgar Allan Poe, who will go on to become one of America’s most influential authors and the originator of the detective genre.
About the filmmaker:
Scott Cooper is an American director, screenwriter, producer and actor who works in a variety of genres to explore social issues in America. His projects include his debut feature Crazy Heart (2009), which earned numerous awards including Best First Feature at the 2010 Independent Spirit Awards, followed by the crime dramas Out of the Furnace (2013) and Black Mass (2015), the western Hostiles (2017), and supernatural horror film Antlers (2021).
Cooper adapted his sixth feature, The Pale Blue Eye (2022) from the 2003 novel of the same name by Louis Bayard.See our upcoming films