Gyllenhaal a great creep in 'Nightcrawler'

October 30, 2014 3:36 PM

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Gyllenhaal a great creep in 'Nightcrawler'

A thick film of sleaze coats every frame of "Nightcrawler," a movie that takes a hard look at media culture and provides Jake Gyllenhaal a terrific opportunity to creep us all out.

The movie, written and directed by Dan Gilroy, is occasionally too on the nose; a little subtlety might have improved things a little. But anchored by Gyllenhaal and driven by an insatiable audience's need for blood, guts and gore coupled with willing media accomplices perfectly happy to call that "...

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