Motherless Brooklyn

Motherless Brooklyn (2019)

  • Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
  • Release Date: 2019-10-31
  • User Rating: 6.9/10 from 292 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 24min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Class 5 Films
  • Production Country: United States of America
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Lionel Essrog, a private detective living with Tourette syndrome, ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and best friend — a mystery that carries him from the gin-soaked jazz clubs of Harlem to the slums of Brooklyn to the gilded halls of New York's power brokers.

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  • Bruce Willis

    as Frank Minna
  • Edward Norton

    as Lionel Essrog
  • Alec Baldwin

    as Moses Randolph
  • Willem Dafoe

    as Paul Randolph
  • Gugu Mbatha-Raw

    as Laura Rose
  • Bobby Cannavale

    as Tony Vermonte
  • Leslie Mann

    as Julia Minna
  • Ethan Suplee

    as Gilbert Coney
  • Josh Pais

    as William Lieberman
  • Michael Kenneth Williams

    as Trumpet Man
  • Cherry Jones

    as Gabby Horowitz
  • Candace M. Smith

    as Harlem Jazz Club Patron (Uncredited)
  • Fisher Stevens

    as Lou
  • Dallas Roberts

    as Danny Fantl
  • Robert Wisdom

    as Billy Rose
  • Courtney Gonzalez

    as Protestor
  • Joseph Siravo

    as Actor
  • Doris McCarthy

    as Library Guest
  • Erica Sweany

    as Formosa Hostess
  • Stephen Adly Guirgis

    as Detective
  • Radu Spinghel

    as Giant
  • Olli Haaskivi

    as Hall of Records Clerk
  • Migs Govea

    as Formosa Bartender
  • Katy Davis

    as Inwood Residential Secretary
  • Blaise Corrigan

    as Gabby's Cabby
Production Avy Kaufman Casting Director
Writing Edward Norton Screenplay
Directing Edward Norton Director
Production Edward Norton Producer
Production Gigi Pritzker Producer
Production Rachel Shane Producer
Camera Dick Pope Director of Photography
Art Beth Mickle Production Design
Editing Joe Klotz Editor
Sound Daniel Pemberton Original Music Composer
Production Bill Migliore Producer
Production Michael Bederman Producer
Art Michael Ahern Art Direction
Writing Jonathan Lethem Novel
Costume & Make-Up Amy Roth Costume Design
Art Kara Zeigon Set Decoration
Production Daniel Nadler Producer
Production Robert F. Smith Producer