Motherless Brooklyn

Motherless Brooklyn (2019)

  • Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
  • Release Date: 2019-10-31
  • User Rating: 6.9/10 from 385 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 25min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Class 5 Films
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Edward Norton
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From 385 Ratings


New York City, 1957. Lionel Essrog, a private detective living with Tourette syndrome, tries to solve the murder of his mentor and best friend, armed only with vague clues and the strength of his obsessive mind…

Motherless Brooklyn Trailer

  • Edward Norton

    as Lionel Essrog
  • Bruce Willis

    as Frank Minna
  • Gugu Mbatha-Raw

    as Laura Rose
  • Alec Baldwin

    as Moses Randolph
  • Willem Dafoe

    as Paul Randolph
  • Bobby Cannavale

    as Tony Vermonte
  • Cherry Jones

    as Gabby Horowitz
  • Michael Kenneth Williams

    as Trumpet Man
  • Leslie Mann

    as Julia Minna
  • Ethan Suplee

    as Gilbert Coney
  • Dallas Roberts

    as Danny Fantl
  • Josh Pais

    as William Lieberman
  • Robert Wisdom

    as Billy Rose
  • Fisher Stevens

    as Lou
  • Radu Spinghel

    as Giant Man
  • Peter Lewis

    as Mayor
  • Isaiah J. Thompson

    as King Rooster Piano Player
  • Russell Hall

    as King Rooster Bassist
  • Joe Farnsworth

    as King Rooster Drummer
  • Jerry Weldon

    as King Rooster Saxophonist
  • Eric Berryman

    as King Rooster Bartender
  • Nelson Avidon

    as Jacob Gleason
  • Joseph Siravo

    as Union Boss Speaker
  • DeShawn White

    as Betty
  • Migs Govea

    as Formosa Bartender
  • Erica Sweany

    as Formosa Hostess
  • Katy Davis

    as Inwood Residential Secretary
  • Olli Haaskivi

    as Hall of Records Clerk
  • Yinka Adeboyeku

    as Angry Young Man
  • Joyce O'Connor

    as Cindy Fleming
  • Thomas Luiz Leninger

    as Paperboy
  • Deborah Unger

    as Brooklyn Bar Waitress
  • Ezra Barnes

    as Doctor
  • Julie Hays

    as Nurse
  • Damien Brett

    as Orderly
  • Russell G. Jones

    as Reformer #2
  • Stephen Adly Guirgis

    as Detective
  • Eli Bridges

    as Beatnik
  • Luis Castro de Leon

    as Young Cat #1
  • Teren Carter

    as Young Cat #2
  • Tom Waits

    as News Stand Owner (uncredited)
Production Avy Kaufman Casting
Writing Edward Norton Screenplay
Directing Edward Norton Director
Production Edward Norton Producer
Sound Linda Cohen Music Supervisor
Production Gigi Pritzker Producer
Sound Paul Hsu Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Paul Hsu Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Production Rachel Shane Producer
Camera Dick Pope Director of Photography
Art Beth Mickle Production Design
Editing Joe Klotz Editor
Sound Marko A. Costanzo Foley Artist
Sound Thom Yorke Songs
Sound Danny Michael Sound Mixer
Crew Stephen A. Pope Stunt Coordinator
Sound Wynton Marsalis Musician
Sound Daniel Pemberton Original Music Composer
Production Bill Migliore Producer
Crew G. A. Aguilar Stunt Coordinator
Directing G. A. Aguilar Second Unit Director
Production Michael Bederman Producer
Production Michael Bederman Unit Production Manager
Art Michael Ahern Art Direction
Writing Jonathan Lethem Novel
Art Sandy Hamilton Property Master
Directing Deirdre Horgan Script Supervisor
Art Dan-ah Kim Graphic Designer
Costume & Make-Up Kerrie Smith Hair Department Head
Visual Effects Mark Russell Visual Effects Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Amy Roth Costume Designer
Costume & Make-Up Louise McCarthy Makeup Department Head
Camera Glen Wilson Still Photographer
Art Kara Zeigon Set Decoration
Directing Adam Escott First Assistant Director
Lighting William Newell Gaffer
Directing Nick Vanderpool Second Assistant Director
Crew Stuart Macphee Post Production Supervisor
Production Sue Kroll Executive Producer
Production Daniel Nadler Executive Producer
Production Robert F. Smith Executive Producer
Camera David Stern Key Grip
Production Adrian Alperovich Executive Producer
Production Brian Niranjan Sheth Executive Producer
Production Silvana Tropea Associate Producer
Production Richard P. Keeshan Production Supervisor
Crew Caleb P. Johnson Special Effects Coordinator
Visual Effects Sophie-Ann Price Visual Effects Coordinator