Death Note (2017)

Genres - Horror, Mystery  |   Sub-Genres - Crime Thriller, Supernatural Thriller  |   Release Date - Aug 25, 2017 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 101 min.  |   Countries - United States   |   MPAA Rating - NR
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High-school student Light Turner (Nat Wolff) comes across a journal that allows him to kill anyone by writing down his or her name. He resorts to mass murder in an attempt to make the world a better, more just place, but his actions soon draw him into a battle of wits with a genius detective known as L (Lakeith Stanfield). Directed by Adam Wingard (The Guest, You're Next). Willem Dafoe, Margaret Qualley, and Shea Whigham co-star.

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against-the-system, alter-ego, anti-establishment, detective, jaded, lawbreaker