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The Machinist


Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, John Sharian View All


Brad Anderson (Director), Scott Kosar (Writer) View All

Release: Feb. 9th, 2004
Runtime: 1 hour, 41 minutes
The Machinist is the story of Trevor Reznik, a lathe-operator who is dying of insomnia. In a machine shop, occupational hazards are bad enough under normal circumstances; yet for Trevor the risks are compounded by fatigue. Trevor has lost the ability to sleep. This is no ordinary insomnia...
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She is one of the few sympathetic faces in the movie, which is needed in such a dark movie.
Of course the first thing people will talk about when they talk about this movie is Christian Bale and the weight he lost.
First of all, i saw the commentary from the director Brad Anderson( who is apparently a stoner retard, at least thats what he seemed like to me, the man has trouble putting together a coherent sentence and i got the impression that hes merely a good craftsman, not a true artist ), and the man says....
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