Crime drama film “Destroyer” by Karyn Kusama

Theatrical premiere: December 25, 2018 (United States)
Starring: Nicole Kidman, Toby Kebbell, Tatiana Maslany, Scoot McNairy, Bradley Whitford, and Sebastian Stan


Directed by: Karyn Kusama
Screenplay by: Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi
Running time: 123 minutes
Budget: $9 million


You Can’t Run From Yourself

Destroyer follows the moral and existential odyssey of LAPD detective Erin Bell who, as a young cop, was placed undercover with a gang in the California desert with tragic results. When the leader of that gang re-emerges many years later, she must work her way back through the remaining members and into her own history with them to finally reckon with the demons that destroyed her past.

“Destroyer” Trailer

“Destroyer” Cast in Stills

Nicole Kidman as Erin Bell

Destroyer (2018)

Sebastian Stan as Chris
Toby Kebbell as Silas
Tatiana Maslany as Petra
Bradley Whitford as DiFranco
Jade Pettyjohn as Shelby Bell
Scoot McNairy as Ethan
Toby Huss as Gil Lawson
Zach Villa as Arturo
James Jordan as Toby

Film stills from “Destroyer”

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