Fashion icon and former Gucci fashion designer Tom Ford returns to the silver screen this December, with his new haunting romantic yet mordant thriller, ‘Nocturnal Animals’ –following his successful directorial debut for ‘A Single Man’ in 2009.

The film (Nocturnal Animals), which won the Grand Jury Prize at the 73rd Venice Film Festival on 10 September 2016, stars Amy Adams and Jake Gyllenhaal.

It centres around Susan (played by Amy Adams), an alienated LA art gallery owner who is haunted by her ex-husband (Edward Sheffield, played by Gyllenhaal)’s novel. Trapped between the past and the present, she interprets his literary composition – a violet thriller – as a veiled threat and a symbolic revenge tale directed towards her.

Based upon the 1993 novel Tony and Susan by Austin Wright, ‘Nocturnal Animals’ is indeed a cautionary tale about coming to terms with the choices that we make as we move through life and of the consequences that our decisions may have, especially in our increasingly disposable culture, where everything including our relationships can be so easily tossed away.

The thin line between love and cruelty, and revenge and redemption, is further explored as the divorced couple discover dark truths about each other and themselves – all within the 115-minutes-long movie, with impeccable and visually-compelling cinematography by Seamus McGarvey, and stylish music score by Abel Korzeniowski

The movie opens in cinemas on 1st December 2016.

GIVEAWAY: How to win a pair of preview tickets to NOCTURNAL ANIMALS?

Simply follow these steps:

  1. COMMENT with your favourite review quote as seen in the trailer
    • Answer with any one of the following:
      • A supremely clever, emotional thriller
      • An explosive tale of love, violence and revenge
      • A tour de force by Tom Ford
      • Nothing short of stunning
      • A movie that gets under your skin
      • It will leave your heart pounding
  2. Tag a friend in the Facebook post

Screening Details

Date      : 22 November, Tuesday

Venue    : Shaw Theatres Lido (TBC)

Time      : From 7.00pm onwards (TBC)

The contest will run from 14 November to 20 November 2016, 23:59 GMT +8.

* A Facebook account is required to participate. This giveaway contest is open only to residents in Singapore. Read our privacy policy for more information.

Rating & Consumer Advice: M18 – Nudity
Photo: © 2016 Universal Studios.
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Posted by:Jessica Ye

Founder & Editor-in-Chief of Couture Troopers. Former editor of Designaré Magazine and a first class honours graduate of LASALLE's BA(Hons) Fashion Media & Industries Degree. She is a true-blooded leo who thinks that over-commercialism kills art.

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