Primal Fear

Primal Fear (1996)

Genres - Crime, Drama, Mystery-Suspense, Thriller  |   Sub-Genres - Courtroom, Legal Drama, Neo-Noir, Psychological Thriller Film, Trial Film  |   Release Date - Apr 3, 1996  |   Run Time - 129 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Primal Fear is a 1996 American neo-noir crime-thriller film, based on William Diehl's 1993 novel of the same name and directed by Gregory Hoblit.

The film tells the story of Chicago defense attorney who believes his altar boy client is not guilty of murdering an influential Catholic Archbishop.

Primal Fear was a box office success and earned mostly positive reviews, with Edward Norton making a strong showing in his film debut. He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and won a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture.

Movie Info

Budget

$30,000,000

Box Office

$102,616,183

Tags

Best Supporting Actor, Bishop, Corruption, Dark, Film Based On A Novel, Legal Drama, Legal Thriller, Literary, Mind-Bending/Experimental, Pornographic Video, Psychopath

Attributes

Based On: Primal Fear
Filming Location: Chicago
Narrative Location: Chicago

Alternate Titles

A Raiz do Medo
PT
Alaston pelko
FI
As Duas Faces de um Crime
BR
Avocatul diavolului
RO
Et spørsmål om skyld
NO
Fovos enstiktou
GR
İlk korku
TR
Iskonski strah
HR, RS
Izvirni strah
SI
La raiz del miedo
MX
La verdad desnuda
AR
Las Dos Caras de la Verdad
ES
Legbelső félelem
HU
Lęk pierwotny
PL
Les dues cares de la veritat
ES
Pahud Rishoni
IL
Peur Primale
FR
Pirmykšte baime
LT
Primal Fear
AU, CA, DK, IN, ID, AE, GB, US
Schegge di paura
IT
Terreur extrême
CA
Ürghirm
EE
Zwielicht
AT, DE
Φόβος ενστίκτου
GR
Исконски страх
RS
Первісний страх
UA
Первобытный страх
RU
Първичен страх
BG
真実の行方
JP
驚悚
TW
프라이멀 피어
KR