We Need to Talk About Kevin

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We Need to Talk About Kevin
Directed by Lynne Ramsay
Produced by Jennifer Fox
Luc Roeg
Bob Salerno
Screenplay by Lynne Ramsay
Rory Stewart Kinnear
Starring Tilda Swinton
Ezra Miller
Music by Jonny Greenwood
Cinematography Seamus McGarvey
Editing by Joe Bini
Studio BBC Films
Distributed by Artificial Eye
Release date(s) 12 May 2011 (2011-05-12) (Cannes Film Festival)
21 October 2011 (2011-10-21) (United Kingdom)
9 December 2011 (2011-12-09) (USA; NY/LA)
13 January 2012 (2012-01-13) (Limited)
Running time 112 minutes
Country United Kingdom
United States
Language English
Budget $7 million[1]
Money made $6,038,942[2]

We Need to Talk About Kevin is a 2011 British-American crime movie. It was directed by Lynne Ramsay. It was based on Lionel Shriver's novel of the same name. The movie was developed in 2005 but due to money problems it was not filmed until April 2010.

Tilda Swinton stars as the mother of Kevin. Throughout the movie she tries to understand why her son is a sociopath and murderer. The movie premiered at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival and was released in the United Kingdom on October 21, 2011.[3] We Need to Talk About Kevin was released on Blu-ray and DVD on May 29, 2012.[4]

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As of April 19, 2012, We Need To Talk About Kevin has grossed $1,656,241 in North America, along with $4,300,250 in other countries, for a worldwide total of $5,956,491.

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