Nightwatch


1h 46m 1997

Brief Synopsis

A young law student takes a part time job as a lone hospital watchman just as a serial killer has begun to terrorize the city. Even more frightening are all the clues, which keep leading back to him. The police are closing in, and this innocent man has become a prime suspect. To solve the crime, he'

Film Details

Also Known As
Night Watch
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1997
Production Company
Dimension Films; Miramax International
Distribution Company
Dimension Films; Bac Films Distribution; Constantin Film Development, Inc.; Dimension Films; Dimension Home Video; Gaumont Buena Vista International; Golden Village; Kinepolis Film Distribution; Lauren Films; Medusa Film; Monopole Pathe Films Ag; RCV Distribution; Skifan Hf; Spentzos Films; StudioCanal; Studiocanal; Village Roadshow Limited
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 46m

Synopsis

A young law student takes a part time job as a lone hospital watchman just as a serial killer has begun to terrorize the city. Even more frightening are all the clues, which keep leading back to him. The police are closing in, and this innocent man has become a prime suspect. To solve the crime, he'll have to stay awake--wide awake.

Film Details

Also Known As
Night Watch
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1997
Production Company
Dimension Films; Miramax International
Distribution Company
Dimension Films; Bac Films Distribution; Constantin Film Development, Inc.; Dimension Films; Dimension Home Video; Gaumont Buena Vista International; Golden Village; Kinepolis Film Distribution; Lauren Films; Medusa Film; Monopole Pathe Films Ag; RCV Distribution; Skifan Hf; Spentzos Films; StudioCanal; Studiocanal; Village Roadshow Limited
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 46m

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Winner of Denmark's 1994 Bodil Award for best supporting actress (Rikke Louise Andersson).

Released in United States 1997

Released in United States January 1998

Released in United States on Video September 22, 1998

Released in United States Spring April 17, 1998

Shown at American Film Market (AFM) in Los Angeles February 23 - March 3, 1995.

Shown at American Film Market (AFM) in Santa Monica, California February 27 - March 6, 1997.

Shown at Cannes Film Festival (Critics' Week) May 12-23, 1994.

Shown at Cleveland International Film Festival March 30 - April 9, 1995.

Shown at Nordic Film Festival in New York City (Asia Society) April 11-14, 1996.

Remake of "Nattevagten/Nightwatch" (Denmark/1994), directed by Ole Bornedal.

Began shooting mid March 1996.

Completed shooting May 3, 1996.

Released in United States 1997 (Shown at American Film Market (AFM) in Santa Monica, California February 27 - March 6, 1997.)

Released in United States January 1998 (Shown at Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 15-25, 1998.)

Released in United States Spring April 17, 1998

Released in United States on Video September 22, 1998