Plot & Details
A detective tracking a serial killer who preys on young women finds his investigation complicated by a glamorous Hollywood starlet and a ruthless crime kingpin in director Bertrand Tavernier's adaptation of the James Lee Burke novel In the Electric Mist with Confederate Dead. Jerzy Kromolowski, Mary Olson-Kromolowski, and Tommy Lee Jones collaborate on the screenplay for the film, which stars Jones, John Goodman, Peter Sarsgaard, Ned Beatty, and Tom Sizemore.
- MPAA Rating: R
- Genre(s): Crime and Mystery,Drama,Thriller
- Run Time: 117min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 01/19/2009
- DVD Release Date: 03/03/2009
- Director(s): Bertrand Tavernier
- Starring: Tommy Lee Jones , John Goodman , Peter Sarsgaard , Mary Steenburgen , Ned Beatty
- Themes: Serial Killers,Murder Investigations
- Tone: Gritty,Menacing,Tense
- Keywords: crime-lord, detective, police-investigation, serial-killer, starlet
- Language: English