Check Out the First Images of Jake Gyllenhaal and Amy Adams in Tom Ford’s New Film ‘Nocturnal Animals’
These new photos hint at a tense new film from this all-star cast.
Today (July 25, 2016), Entertainment Weekly dropped exciting new images for Tom Ford’s upcoming film Nocturnal Animals, teasing just what this new thriller, starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Amy Adams, is all about.
Entertainment Weekly reports:
The 1993 book Tony and Susan was written by a Cincinnati author named Austin Wright, who died in 2003 at the age of 80. It starts with such a tantalizing hook: A married woman named Susan receives in the mail a manuscript called Nocturnal Animals from her ex-husband, Edward, who she hasn’t spoken to in years. As she begins to read Edward’s book — a tense page-turner about a family under siege by hoodlums on the highway late at night — we read it right along with her. And we wonder, what does it all mean? Is the book an act of forgiveness? Or an act of revenge?
Ford was certainly intrigued, enough so that he optioned the book’s rights. “I think that what Edward has done,” he says, “is written this book and sent it to his ex-wife and through that, he’s saying, ‘This is what you did to me.’ But it took him 20 years to express himself to her. And what really spoke to me was the whole part about the choices we make in our life. And how long we sometimes wait to make them.”