Jake Gyllenhaal is one of the best actors in the world. There is no doubt about it. And the kind of movie he does is just brilliant. There are so many amazing movies that he has done over the years. “Nightcrawler” where we saw the best version of Jake Gyllenhaal to date. In Southpaw we saw one of the more grittiest performances by an actor. Source Code was just a mind-boggling movie.
And now he is ready to add another masterpiece to his CV. The Guilty looks like a perfect movie and fits right into Jake’s area of expertise. Just by the trailer, I can see that this role is perfect for Jake. His expressions can completely immerse you in the movie. And that is exactly what the trailer of “The Guilty” is. It is just 2 minutes of Jake Gyllenhaal showcasing what an amazing actor he really is.
Now, let’s talk about the trailer. “The Guilty” is looking like a solid thriller that will completely entertain you. It looks like some kind of twisted and broken tale.
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The Guilty Plot
The official synopsis reads “The Guilty takes place over the course of a single morning in a 911 dispatch call center. Call operator Joe Bayler (Gyllenhaal) tries to save a caller in grave danger—but he soon discovers that nothing is as it seems, and facing the truth is the only way out.”
The Guilty is a remake of a 2018 Danish Movie of the same name. And guess what, the original movie was a major hit and was loved by fans all around the world.
The movie will focus on a 911 dispatch call center worker Joe Bayler. When one day he gets a call from a lady in grave danger. And he will try everything he can to save her. And the best thing is that the movie will only focus on one day. So, you know tension will be sky high from start to the absolute end.
The Guilty: Release Date
The movie is all set to release on October 1, 2021. It will stream on Netflix exclusively. And there will be no regional boundaries so you will be able to enjoy it from any place in the world. The movie will be 1 hour and 30 minutes long. So, it is perfect for a binge-watch.
But before it will be released on Netflix, it will have a limited release on September 24, 2021. We will try to give you the review of the movie if we somehow get our hands on that exclusive release.
The Guilty Cast
The Guilty has a very strong cast. Keeping Jake Gyllenhaal aside the cast looks really strong. And almost every cast member has at least one amazing performance to their name.
- Jake Gyllenhaal as Joe Bayler
- Ethan Hawke
- Riley Keough
- Christina Vidal
- Eli Goree
- Da’Vine Joy Randolph
- Paul Dano
- Peter Sarsgaard
- Byron Bowers
- David Castaneda
- Adrian Martinez
- Bill Burr
- Beau Knapp
- Edi Patterson
The Guilty: Stream It?
By the looks of the trailer, I think you should definitely stream it no matter what. It looks like an amazing movie and is less than 2 hours. It will be your perfect weekend watch where you can enjoy as much as you want. The Guilty will be a high-intensity thriller that will keep you on edge throughout. And Jake Gyllenhaal is going to drop another masterful performance.