Motherless Brooklyn Movie

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Who's Involved:

Stuart Blumberg, Bruce Willis, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Alec Baldwin, Edward Norton, Rachel Shane, Adrian Alperovich, Willem Dafoe, Brett Ratner, Gigi Pritzker, William Migliore, Sue Kroll, Michael Bederman, Robert F. Smith, Brian Sheth

Release Date:

Friday, November 1, 2019 (Nationwide)

Rating: R

Runtime: N/A

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Motherless Brooklyn Plot: What's the story?

Set in New York in 1954, Lionel Essrog, a lonely private detective afflicted with Tourette’s syndrome, tries to solve the murder of his mentor and only friend. Armed only with few clues and an obsessive mind, Lionel slowly unravels closely guarded secrets that have major ramifications. It leads him through Harlem jazz clubs, Brooklyn slums and sets him against thugs and Gotham power brokers to honor his friend and save a woman who might his own salvation.

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Film Details & Notes: What do we know about Motherless Brooklyn?

  1. Inspired by the Jonathan Lethem novel.

Crew and Production Credits: Who's making Motherless Brooklyn?

A look at the Motherless Brooklyn behind-the-scenes crew and production team.


Edward Norton


William Migliore
Gigi Pritzker
Brett Ratner
Rachel Shane

Production Companies

Class 5 Films

RatPac Entertainment (Former)

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Production Timeline: When did the Motherless Brooklyn come together?

On or about September 9, 2019 • The film was in Completed status.

On or about February 15, 2019 • The film was in Post-Production status.

On or about April 4, 2018 • The film was in Pre-Production status.

On or about April 4, 2018 • The film was in Production status.

On or about February 21, 2014 • The film was in Pre-Production status.

Production is scheduled to start in late 2014.

Motherless Brooklyn Release Date: When was it released?

Motherless Brooklyn was released in 2019 on Friday, November 1, 2019 in nationwide movie theaters. There were 12 other movies released on the same date, including Terminator: Dark Fate, Arctic Dogs and Harriet.

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November 1, 2019 Nationwide
November 1, 2019

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