Nightmare Alley poster


An ambitious carnival man with a talent for manipulating people with a few well-chosen words hooks up with a female psychologist who is even more dangerous than he is.

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2021-12-02

Runtime 150 minutes

Budget $60m

Revenue $40m


TMDB 7.0


Sonia Barajas ♡'s profile image

sonia_barajas shared a tip "Fantastic thriller with unexpected twists."

Marcus 's profile image

mco shared a tip "Great, stylistic movie. It winds up slowly before you free fall, held in a terrible tension."

Rhonda Jean's profile image

rhonda_jean_602 shared a tip "3.5 out of 5 stars"

Annemarie Dupnick's profile image

annemarie_dupnick shared a tip "⭐️⭐️"

Abbey 's profile image

abs shared a tip "It’s very good"

evan_cook shared a tip "Stirring and thrilling! Basically The Greatest Showman turned on its head! You’ll be sure to geek out over the cast and plot!"

Joslyn 's profile image

joslyn shared a tip "A slow buildup to a thrilling end. The brilliance of Guillermo del Toro strikes again!"

Greg Martinez's profile image

Greg.Martinez shared a tip "Absolutely amazing with an incredible cast. The ending was jaw dropping."

Chynna Romney's profile image

chynna_romney shared a tip "The performances were astounding. What a fantastic film"

Anji Wiens's profile image

Peachzzz shared a tip "Just finished this, still not sure what to think of it....what were your thoughts?"

Ginger K's profile image

ginger_k shared a tip "Guillermo Del Toro is one of the greatest living filmmakers - and he outdoes himself with this one!"

Juanita Brown's profile image

juanita_brown_2834 shared a tip "One of the best movies I've seen so far this year."

amanda_5250 shared a tip "Really enjoyed it. Dark but good story with a great cast"

Lori Knight's profile image

lori_knight_4195 shared a tip "Really enjoyed this movie"

My Own Worst Enemy's profile image

enemy shared a tip "Cinematography p*rn"

Claudia Henry's profile image

claudia_henry_7568 shared a tip "compelling take on the condition of man - love it"

amber_baker_4721 shared a tip "Very suspenseful! Kept me on my toes!"

Rachel Durant's profile image

rachel_durant shared a tip "It was alright - an alright nod to the original."

Kate Elizabeth's profile image

kate_elizabeth_3748 shared a tip "Watched this this weekend…Bradley Cooper deserves an Oscar (IMO)"

jim sharpnack's profile image

jim_sharpnack shared a tip "Good film noir with insight on the grift."

iiRuthless 's profile image

iiruthless shared a tip "I love Cate Blanchette"

b_a_7198 shared a tip "Tried to watch it thrice. Failed to make it past the 30min mark."

diana_inclan-_hilde shared a tip "I saw this movie on Christmas might anyway, my boyfriend and I really enjoyed it!!"

brianna_huckabee shared a tip "Just finished watching this! This movie is a psychological thriller! The plot really comes full circle!"

philstanford70 .'s profile image

philstanford70_. shared a tip "I really liked this movie, great scenery great story nice plot twist Bradley Cooper did amazing I'd recommend this"

robbie_dixon shared a tip "Really enjoyed"

Kenton 's profile image

kentongewecke shared a tip "This one left me thinking. Had a great convo with friends after we watched together."

Cassandra Reza's profile image

cassandra_reza shared a tip "Modern day Film Noir done classically well!"

adeline<3 's profile image

sadeline shared a tip "film in which the ultimate grift is convincing yourself you’re a good person. haunting"

Tessa Limits's profile image

tessa_limits shared a tip "This was really good especially that ending"

Natalie Blaker's profile image

natalie_blaker shared a tip "Has anyone else watched this?? I need people to talk to about what happened! 😶🤯"

mally 's profile image

mally_1274 shared a tip "It’s very mid"

osiris_1423 shared a tip "Dark"

rebecca_bischoff_ shared a tip "A great remake of a classic. Well done!"

Anne Marie Barrios's profile image

anne_marie_barrios shared a tip "Dark and creepy and stunning visuals. Great acting, too. I loved this movie."

tim_tribble shared a tip "A steamy modern film noir."

Megan Watts's profile image

megan_watts_376 shared a tip "I didn’t foresee the twists in the movie, and stylistically it was great."

Katina Wyder's profile image

katina_wyder shared a tip "Noir thriller, exceptional cast, great cinematography. I highly recommend this movie. #thriller, #drama"

Laicee Eichler's profile image

laicee_eichler shared a tip "Loved it!"

Vicc 's profile image

vicc_29 shared a tip "What a magnificent movie, so interesting and very well done."

Carolyn Mantia McMann's profile image

carolyn_mantia_mcmann shared a tip "Wow! Disturbing end, we’ll done"

Uncle Pappy Wolf's profile image

uncle_pappy_wolf shared a tip "Enjoyed it immensely! A solid film and visually refreshing and stylish! Worth a watch."

Steve Eifert's profile image

steve_eifert_1911 shared a tip "just fantastic. Great performances and beautiful to look at."

Frankie Moore's profile image

frankie_moore_6740 shared a tip "The sets are amazing, and the acting is top notch. What an ending."

emily_p._4866 shared a tip "Intriguing and thought provoking. Left me with many unanswered questions!"

larry_2606 shared a tip "Boring! Find the original with Trevor Power and watch a more interesting version"

kaitlyn_kisiday shared a tip "It just wasn’t that captivating and I didn’t care about any of the characters at the end"

Movies similar to this

Scroll to top