About

Held in an L.A. interrogation room, Verbal Kint attempts to convince the feds that a mythic crime lord, Keyser Soze, not only exists, but was also responsible for drawing him and his four partners into a multi-million dollar heist that ended with an explosion in San Pedro harbor – leaving few survivors. Verbal lures his interrogators with an incredible story of the crime lord's almost supernatural...

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Directed by

Bryan Singer

Written by

Christopher McQuarrie (Writer)
John Coven (Storyboard)

Runtime

106 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Five Criminals. One Line Up. No Coincidence.

Cast

Keywords

new york city police corruption whodunit hungarian heist criminal theft cargo ship neo-noir law relatives criminal mastermind mind game flashback mystery villain

Photos

Lists

#33 on IMDb top 250 IMDb

#862 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#61 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

#278 on 500 Essential Cult Movies Jennifer Eiss

Awards

Oscar for Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen Christopher McQuarrie

Oscar for Best Actor in a Supporting Role Kevin Spacey