almost 2 years
Shows love for the original but not as good. Interesting how it was adapted for Hollywood.
over 4 years
Boring. Not on the same level as other C. Nolan films. Basic murder/mystery flick
This is how all crime/detective movies should be like! A+
over 5 years
exasperates,quite simple plot but making is badly middling
over 5 years
It's a decent movie, but not worth watching many times.
almost 6 years
Relatively slow moving plot, but the atmosphere is dark and fantastic.
Insomnia is an American psychological thriller film directed by Christopher Nolan and starring Al Pacino, Robin Williams, and Hilary Swank. The film, released on 24 May 2002, is a remake of the 1997 Norwegian film of the same name.
In the small fishing town of Nightmute, Alaska, 17-year-old Kay Connell (Crystal Lowe) is found murdered. LAPD detectives Will Dormer (Al Pacino) and Hap Eckhart (Martin Donovan) are sent to assist the local police with their investigation.
Concurrently, an intense Internal Affairs investigation in Los Angeles is about to put Dormer under the microscope; Eckhart reveals that Internal Affairs has offered him an immunity deal in exchange for his testimony regarding one of Dormer's past cases. Dormer tries to talk Eckhart out of it, but Eckhart, apparently complicit to some degree in Dormer's misdeeds, says that ultimately he must look out for himself and his family, so he feels he has no choice but to accept the deal.
Focusing on the Nightmute case, Dormer...