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R| 1 hr. 38 min.

Plot Summary
In 1980s Los Angeles, a group of self-absorbed hedonists drift through their lives without the benefit of a moral compass. A movie executive (Billy Bob Thornton) carries on an affair with a newscaster, while his son (Jon Foster) tries to sort out his relationship with his promiscuous girlfriend (Amber Heard). Meanwhile, a sleazy ex-con (Mickey Rourke) hatches a plan to sell a kidnapped child for some quick cash.

Cast: Billy Bob Thornton , Kim Basinger , Mickey Rourke , Winona Ryder , Jon Foster , Amber Heard , Austin Nichols , Lou Taylor Pucci

Director: Gregor Jordan

Genres: Crime drama, Thriller

Distributor: Senator Film

The Informers (2009)

Release Date: January 20th, 2009|1 hr. 38 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 6 )
  • NA
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    One of the worst movies of this or any year. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    Has an air of detachment and sadness, enhanced by the movie's being set a full quarter century ago. show more

  • 25
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    Shocking is the fact that three highly regarded actors -- Kim Basinger, Mickey Rourke and Billy Bob Thornton -- chose to star in this dreadful film. show more

  • May 21, 2011 lk00000000091606
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    boringest movie of all-time

  • May 02, 2009 davidmarcel1
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    "The Informers" is a timely masterpiece about how the family unit is at a decline in this country. Those who didn't like it can go back to their fantasy worlds of reality TV and the Easter Bunny.

  • April 27, 2009 Linda Agrati
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    One of the two worst movies I have ever seen! pathetic, unredeemable, twisted, a-moral and, yes, sick! I left after half an hour. My husband tried and said that while he waited for a way to connect all of the above, it never happened. Do not waste your time.

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