Knives Out is a 2019 American black comedy mystery film directed by Rian Johnson.

Official trailers

Lionsgate Movies on Monday, October 28, 2019 released the trailer:
Knives Out (2019 Movie) Final Trailer - Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Ana de Armas.

Story intro

Wealthy crime novelist Harlan Thrombey invites his extended dysfunctional family to his remote mansion on his 85th birthday in hopes of reuniting them all. However, the day after the birthday party, Harlan is found dead by members of the family. The police, along with experienced detective Benoit Blanc, are called in to investigate. Soon enough, everyone in the family becomes a suspect in his death.


Daniel Craig
Benoit Blanc
Chris Evans
Ransom Drysdale
Ana de Armas
Marta Cabrera
Jamie Lee Curtis
Linda Drysdale
Don Johnson
Richard Drysdale
Michael Shannon
Walt Thrombey
Toni Collette
Joni Thrombey
Katherine Langford
Meg Thrombey
Jaeden Martell
Jacob Thrombey
Christopher Plummer
Harlan Thrombey
Riki Lindhome
Donna Thrombey
Edi Patterson
K Callan
Great Nana Thrombey
Frank Oz
Alan Stevens
Noah Segan
Trooper Wagner
Raúl Castillo
M. Emmet Walsh
LaKeith Stanfield
Lt Elliott
Shyrley Rodriguez
Kerry Frances
Marlene Forte
Marta's Mom
Rob Lévesque
Morgue Fire Spectator
Paul Tawczynski
Officer Taillie
Paul Bellefeuille
Friend of Harlan Thromby
Frankie Francois
Officer Perry Interviewing Marta
Marcela Jaramillo
Ben Bunnag
Joseph Oliveira
Gabrielle Lorthe
Waitress (as Gabrielle Lorthe)
Octavia Chavez-Richmond
Other Woman
Michael Burnell


Principal photography began on October 30, 2018, in Boston, Massachusetts and wrapped on December 20, 2018.

The film Knives Out was scheduled to be released on September 7, 2019 (TIFF), on November 27, 2019 (United States, United Kingdom), on November 28, 2019 (Czech Republic) and on January 2, 2020 (Germany) by Lionsgate Films, 01 Distribution, Aurum Producciones, Belga Films, BfParis, CJ CGV Viet Nam, Cineplex, Concorde Filmverleih, Encore Films, Golden Village Pictures, Independent Films, Lionsgate UK, Metropolitan Filmexport, Mongrel Media, Paris Filmes, Victor Loewy, Zee Studios International, bf Distribution, GEM Entertainment and JL Vision Film.

The duration of the film is 130 minutes. The film's budget is $40 million.

The film had received a "PG-13" rating.


Knives Out got high rating from critics.

External links

Official website:

IMDB: Knives Out

Wikipedia: Knives Out (film)

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