A24, in association with Participant Media and Image Nation, has set a release date for J.C. Chandor’s (All is Lost, Margin Call)) highly anticipated A MOST VIOLENT YEAR. The film stars Oscar Isaac (Inside Llewyn Davis, Star Wars: Episode VII), Jessica Chastain (Zero Dark Thirty, The Help), and Albert Brooks (Drive, Broadcast News).
Dec. 31, 2014 in New York and Los Angeles.
The film will expand nationally throughout Jan. 2015.
Set during the winter of 1981 — statistically one of the most crime-ridden of New York City’s history — A MOST VIOLENT YEAR is a drama following the lives of an immigrant and his family as they attempt to capitalize on the American Dream, while the rampant violence, decay, and corruption of the day drag them in and threaten to destroy all they have built. Running time: 110 minutes. MPAA Rating: TBD.