A Most Violent Year
Oscar Isaac, Jessica Chastain and David Oyelowo star in director J.C. Chandor’s crime thriller ‘A Most Violent Year’. Check out the movie trailers below. A Hispanic immigrant businessman (Isaac) and his wife (Chastain) come under investigation by the police (Oyelowo) in 1981 New York City – one of the city’s most violent years.
Release Date: December 31, 2014 (NY, LA; Expands Jan. 2015)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Director: J.C. Chandor
Screenwriter: J.C. Chandor
Cast: Oscar Isaac, Jessica Chastain, David Oyelowo, Albert Brooks, Elyes Gabel, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Christopher Abbott, Peter Gerety
Running Time: 2 hr. 5 min.
MPAA Rating: R for language and some violence.
Official Website: FB.com/AMostViolentYear
Set in New York City during the winter of 1981, statistically one of the most violent years in the city’s history, and centered on a the lives of an immigrant and his family trying to expand their business and capitalize on opportunities as the rampant violence, decay, and corruption of the day drag them in and threaten to destroy all they have built.