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The Night Clerk (2020)

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A voyeuristic hotel clerk becomes the subject of a murder investigation.

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Michael Cristofer
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Tye Sheridan ... Bart Bromley
Ana de Armas ... Andrea Rivera (as Ana De Armas)
Helen Hunt ... Ethel Bromley
John Leguizamo ... Detective Espada
Johnathon Schaech ... Nick Perretti
Jacque Gray ... Karen Perrette
Joey Miyashima ... Ron Benson
Austin Archer Austin Archer ... Jack Miller
Ibrahim Quraishi Ibrahim Quraishi ... Cashier
Frantz Louizia ... Barber
D.L. Walker ... Car Salesman
Pam Eichner ... Saleswoman
Walter Platz ... Older Salesman
Maria Julian ... Woman #1
Ivey Lloyd Mitchell ... Woman #2
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Storyline

Bart Bromley is a highly intelligent night clerk with Asperger Syndrom. When a woman is murdered during his shift, Bart becomes the prime suspect. As the police investigation closes in, Bart makes a personal connection with a beautiful guest named Andrea, but soon realizes he must stop the real killer before Andrea becomes the next victim. Written by Ckelly

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Someone's Always Watching


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Rated R for language, some sexual references, brief nudity and violent images | See all certifications »

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Bart Bromley: In a 1993 study, individuals who said that they were in love had their brains scanned to show neural activity. The map showed vivid colors over the gray matter, indicating clearly that this romantic love phenomenon activates a flood of dopamine in the caudate nucleus in exactly the same way that cocaine and nicotine affect the brain, meaning that love is not an emotion as is usually thought, rather, it's an addiction. When these chemicals are released in our brains, we feel giddy and euphoric, ...
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A good story, boosted by incredibly good acting.
29 August 2020 | by Sleepin_DragonSee all my reviews

It's a very interesting story, which develops well. Bart is a fascinating character, who's motives for doing what he does are sincere and innocent in his own way, buy invasive and voyeuristic.

The ending should have been so much better, if anything I thought it spoiled what was otherwise a very good film, the story builds and develops gradually, but the ending was harsh and abrupt.

Always great to see Helen Hunt, but the star of the show is of course Tye Sheridan, who's performance is actually captivating, what an amazingly talented young man he is. I'm sure we'll be seeing a lot of him in the future.

Boy oh boy this was good, 7/10.


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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

21 February 2020 (USA) See more »

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Utah, USA See more »

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$259,068
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Color | Black and White (surveillance footage)
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