Ep 47: Nightmare Alley (R.2021)


A short, spoiler free review on Nightmare Alley followed by a post viewing discussion. Written and directed by Guillermo del Toro, Kim Morgan is also credited for writing, based on the novel by William Lindsay Gresham. It stars Bradley Cooper, Rooney Mara, Cate Blanchett, Toni Collette, Willem Dafoe, Richard Jenkins, Ron Perlman, and David Strathairn.

Guillermo del Toro’s take on Nightmare Alley, follows the rise and fall of Stanton Carlisle, a carny turned mentalist, and how his abilities become his undoing.

Rated: R

REEL-View Rating: ⭐️ 7/10

Length of film: 2h 30m

Time Stamps for this episode: 

0m 0s – 6m 48s Spoiler Free

6m 49s – 14m 34s *Spoiler Alert*

Viewable In/On: In theatres, HBO Max, Hulu

Rent or Buy on Amazon: https://amzn.to/3zfetye


Show Notes:

Published by Kris C.

Kris is the host of the REEL Film Reviewed podcast, the owner of REEL ProduCtions, LLC, (the capital C is intentional) and is an independent filmmaker.

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