Plot & Details
The first installment of the Red Riding Trilogy, 1974 follows rookie newspaper crime correspondent Eddie Dunford (Andrew Garfield) as he encounters police corruption while investigating a chilling series of child abductions in Yorkshire, England. Adapted from British author David Pease's best-selling series of crime novels centering on the mystery of the Yorkshire Ripper, 1974 was quickly followed by 1980 (directed by James Marsh), and 1983 (directed by Anand Tucker).
- MPAA Rating: Not Yet Rated
- Genre(s): Crime and Mystery,Thriller
- Run Time: 102min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 02/05/2010
- DVD Release Date: 07/01/2011
- Distributor(s): IFC Films
- Director(s): Julian Jarrold
- Starring: Andrew Garfield , Sean Bean , Anthony Flanagan , Cathryn Bradshaw , Warren Clarke
- Themes: Crime Sprees,Murder Investigations,Conspiracies,Members of the Press
- Tone: Disturbing,Downbeat,Grim,Menacing,Ominous,Paranoid,Stylized
- Keywords: child-murder, investigation, journalism, killer, police-corruption, real-estate-tycoon
- Country of Origin: USA - Limited (02-05-2010)
- Language: English