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A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)

Not Rated | | Drama, Horror | 20 April 2015 (USA)
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In the Iranian ghost-town Bad City, a place that reeks of death and loneliness, the townspeople are unaware they are being stalked by a lonesome vampire.

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Ana Lily Amirpour
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Cast

Credited cast:
Sheila Vand ... The Girl
Arash Marandi ... Arash
Marshall Manesh ... Hossein 'The Junkie'
Mozhan Marnò ... Atti 'The Prostitute'
Dominic Rains ... Saeed 'The Pimp'
Rome Shadanloo Rome Shadanloo ... Shaydah 'The Princess'
Milad Eghbali Milad Eghbali ... The Street Urchin
Reza Sixo Safai ... Rockabilly
Ray Haratian ... The Boss 'Commercil'
Ana Lily Amirpour ... Skeleton Partygirl
Pej Vahdat ... DJ Porno
Masuka The Cat Masuka The Cat ... The Cat (as Masuka)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Maruti Garikiparthi Maruti Garikiparthi ... Marcus (as Maruti Gariki)
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In the Iranian ghost-town Bad City, a place that reeks of death and loneliness, the townspeople are unaware they are being stalked by a lonesome vampire. Written by Ana Lily Amirpour

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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The first Iranian Vampire Western

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Drama | Horror

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Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

Persian

Release Date:

20 April 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Garota Que Anda à Noite See more »

Filming Locations:

Taft, California, USA See more »

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

'Ninja (V)' from Die Antwoord is the physical manifestation of what Amirpour wanted Saeed "The Pimp" to look like. See more »

Goofs

When the girl is pushing Arash home on the skateboard, the clicking of the wheels do not match the passage of the wheels over the sidewalk cracks. See more »

Quotes

The Girl: I'm bad.
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Connections

References Dracula (1931) See more »

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The Veil
Written by Baruik Panossian
Performed by Bei Ru
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A Refreshingly Unpredictable Movie
12 August 2017 | by tim122See all my reviews

A feast for eyes and ears, it is completely unlike any other vampire movie you have previously seen. It is stylishly shot in high contrast black and white. While not an Iranian film as it was completely filmed in California almost entirely at night. It did however use the Persian language which I think was a first for me. The directing like the acting is seamless and precise. It has got the potential to become a modern classic.


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