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Primal Fear 1996

1996 , 2h 9m
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An arrogant, high-powered attorney takes on the case of a poor altar boy found running away from the scene of the grisly murder of the bishop who has taken him in. The case gets a lot more complex when the accused reveals that there may or may not have been a third person in the room. The intensity builds when a surprise twist alters everyone's perception of the crime.

  • Director: Gregory Hoblit
  • Stars: Richard Gere, Laura Linney, John Mahoney, Frances McDormand, Terry O'Quinn

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Film Awards

7 wins19 nominations
out of 5,724 movie awards
  • Golden Globes, USA

    Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture

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  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Actor in a Supporting Role

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  • BAFTA Awards

    Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

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Ratings

7.7
75%
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Primal Fear FAQ

On July 30, 2020, the IMDB rating of Primal Fear is 7.7/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 75/100, Metacritic rating is 47/100, TMDB rating is 8/10.
The revenue of Primal Fear was 102,616,183 USD.
Primal Fear won 1997 Golden Globes, USA, 1997 ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards, 1997 Chicago Film Critics Association Awards, 1997 Florida Film Critics Circle Awards, 1997 Online Film & Television Association, 1997 Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards, 1996 Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards.
The casts of Primal Fear are Richard Gere starring as Martin Vail, Laura Linney starring as Janet Venable, John Mahoney starring as John Shaughnessy, Frances McDormand starring as Molly Arrington, Terry O'Quinn starring as Bud Yancy, Andre Braugher starring as Tommy Goodman.
An arrogant, high-powered attorney takes on the case of a poor altar boy found running away from the scene of the grisly murder of the bishop who has taken him in. The case gets a lot more complex when the accused reveals that there may or may not have been a third person in the room. The intensity builds when a surprise twist alters everyone's perception of the crime..
The director of Primal Fear is Gregory Hoblit.
The certification of Primal Fear is R.
The genre of Primal Fear is Crime,Drama,Mystery,Thriller.
The production budget of Primal Fear was 30,000,000 USD.
The full version of Primal Fear is provided by Starz , YouTube , Amazon Video , Google Play Movies , FandangoNOW , Vudu , Apple iTunes , Redbox , Microsoft Store
On July 30, 2020, there were 5337 public reaction to Primal Fear including psychological mystery, more intense, brutal murder, more thrilling, gruesome murder.
The release date of Primal Fear is March 06, 1996.