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Nightingale (2014)

Not Rated | | Drama | 29 May 2015 (USA)
A lonely war veteran psychologically unravels ahead of an old friend's impending visit.



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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 4 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »


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Complete credited cast:
... Peter Snowden
... Robert Beasley (voice)
... Newscaster (voice)


A lonely war veteran psychologically unravels ahead of an old friend's impending visit.

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Distributed by HBO Films. In the film, Peter remarks he "can't afford HBO, but can afford this", after taking a collapsible mirror out of a package. See more »


[Last lines]
Peter Snowden: Come, Lord Jesus. Come.
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Written by Alasdair Macauley, David Boulter, Stuart Staples, Neil Fraser, Mark Colwill, Dickon Hinchliffe
Performed by Tindersticks
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superb actor, superb film.
19 July 2015 | by See all my reviews

I don't do reviews. Movies are subjective. I felt the need however, with this acting lesson of a film by one man. ONE ACTOR in the entire thing. Not one single dull moment, no over the top or expositional acts to bring us out of this man's world.

I knew David Oyelowo was an excellent actor. I don't believe that description is enough to hint at the magnitude of his talent after watching Nightingale. We have all said such & such does not appear to be acting because they are so natural. Well, add to that being the ONLY PERSON in the film AND an extremely nuanced character - covering most every emotion in the space of ninety minutes and you can begin to see why you must watch this movie!!

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