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The Machinist (18-Jan-2004)

Director: Brad Anderson

Writer: Scott Kosar

Music by: Roque Baños

Producer: Julio Fernández

Keywords: Thriller

An insomniac industrial worker begins to lose his grip on his own sanity.

ABSTRACT
Trevor Reznik, a machinist working his life away in a factory, suffers from a particularly severe case of insomnia, having spent one year to date without sleeping. Emaciated to an alarming degree and gripped by a host of peculiar behavioral tics, the fragile Reznik gradually slides further and further into insanity, driven to take part in a series of increasingly bizarre events brought about by his paranoid belief that forces in his life are working to drive him crazy. The Machinist is a tale of man's fight against his own mind, charting the increasingly distressing behavior of an individual no longer able to trust their own thoughts.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Christian Bale
Actor
30-Jan-1974   The Dark Knight
Michael Ironside
Actor
12-Feb-1950   Scanners, Top Gun, Starship Troopers
Jennifer Jason Leigh
Actor
5-Feb-1962   Fast Times at Ridgemont High
Anna Massey
Actor
11-Aug-1937 3-Jul-2011 Peeping Tom

CAST

Christian Bale   ...   Trevor Reznik
Jennifer Jason Leigh   ...   Stevie
Aitana Sánchez-Gijón   ...   Marie
John Sharian   ...   Ivan
Michael Ironside   ...   Miller
Larry Gilliard   ...   Jackson
Reg E. Cathey   ...   Jones
Anna Massey   ...   Mrs. Shrike
Matthew Romero   ...   Nicholas
Robert Long   ...   Supervisor Furman
Colin Stinton   ...   Insp. Rogers
Craig Stevenson   ...   Tucker
Ferran Lahoz   ...   Gonzales
Jeremy Xidu   ...   Evangelisti
Norman Bell   ...   DMV Clerk
Nancy Crane   ...   Waitress
Richard Torrington   ...   Radiologist
Buffy Davis   ...   Marge
Reg Wilson   ...   Bartender
Ramon Camín   ...   Detective
Christopher Hood   ...   Drunk
Marc Aspinall   ...   Insp. Daniels
Guillermo Ayesa   ...   Old Fisherman
Daniel Ceren   ...   Pedestrian
Marta Rubio   ...   Woman in Crowd
Ewan Watson   ...   Man in Crowd
Chike Johnson   ...   Young Policeman
Molly Malcom   ...   Ticket Agent
Jaume Mimó   ...   Man in Stall
Flora Álvarez   ...   Woman in Stall

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