Focus Features’ romantic thriller Nocturnal Animals has unveiled new character posters featuring the stars of the film – Amy Adams, Michael Shannon, Jake Gyllenhaal, and Aaron Taylor-Johnson. Nocturnal Animals will have its North American premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 11, 2016 before launching in theaters in limited release on November 18th. Focus Features then plans to expand the awards season entry into additional theaters on November 23rd, followed by a wide release on December 9th.
Nocturnal Animals was written and directed by Tom Ford and is based on Austin Wright’s novel, Tony and Susan. The cast also includes Isla Fisher, Karl Glusman, Armie Hammer, Laura Linney, Andrea Riseborough, and Michael Sheen.
The Plot: From writer/director Tom Ford comes a haunting romantic thriller of shocking intimacy and gripping tension that explores the thin lines between love and cruelty, and revenge and redemption. Academy Award nominees Amy Adams and Jake Gyllenhaal star as a divorced couple discovering dark truths about each other and themselves.