The Machinist

The Machinist (2004)

  • R
  • 101 min
  • USA, Spain
  • drama, thriller

An industrial worker who hasn't slept in a year begins to doubt his own sanity.

Director: Brad Anderson

Writer: Scott Kosar

Stars: Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, John Sharian, Michael Ironside

The Machinist

The Machinist (2004)

  • R
  • 101 min
  • USA, Spain
  • drama, thriller

An industrial worker who hasn't slept in a year begins to doubt his own sanity.

Director: Brad Anderson

Writer: Scott Kosar

Stars: Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, John Sharian, Michael Ironside

Brad Anderson's dark psychological thriller about a sleepless factory worker is elevated by Christian Bale astonishingly committed performance.

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Director


  • Brad Anderson
    Brad Anderson
    Brad Anderson is an American film director. A prolific director of thriller and horror films and television projects, he is best known for having directed The Machinist (2004), starring Christian Bale.

Main Cast


Content


Tagline: A little guilt goes a long way...

Genres: drama, thriller

Keywords: factory, insomnia, post it, machinist, cleaning bathroom tile, osha, taunting, manhole, one armed man, torment, mother's day, losing weight, old photograph, dostoevsky

Certificate: R

Crew


Producer: Julio Fernández

Editor: Luis de la Madrid

Director of photography: Xavi Giménez

Original music composer: Roque Baños

Executive producer: Carlos Fernández, Antonia Nava

Production design: Alain Bainée

Details


Runtime: 101 min

Country: USA, Spain

Language: English

Sound Mix: Dolby Digital, DTS

Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1

Color: Color