Seven Psychopaths - Poster: Angela (Olga Kurylenko), Hans (Christopher Walken), Marty (Colin Farrell), Billy (Sam Rockwell), Kaya (Abbie Cornish), Zachariah (Tom Waits) and Charlie (Woody Harrelson) © 2011 Blueprint Pictures

Seven Psychopaths is a blood-splattered comedy from the playwright turned movie director Martin McDonagh who is hoping to turn writer’s block into comedy.

Colin Farrell plays Marty Faranan, a struggling Irish writer who lives in Los Angeles, where he fights with his girlfriend, Kaya (Abbie Cornish); hangs with his best mate, Billy (Sam Rockwell). Marty has a promising title for his next project: “Seven Psychopaths.” All he needs to do is write the thing…

Seven Psychopaths– Trailer

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Seven Psychopaths – Feature

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Seven Psychopaths – Official Information

Poster © 2011 Blueprint Pictures

Written and Directed by Oscar(R)-winner Martin McDonagh, the comedy Seven Psychopaths follows a struggling screenwriter (Colin Farrell).

He inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends (Christopher Walken and Sam Rockwell) kidnap a gangster’s (Woody Harrelson) beloved Shih Tzu.

Co-starring Abbie Cornish, Tom Waits, Olga Kurylenko and Zeljko Ivanek.

Directed and written by Martin McDonagh. Stars Colin Farrell, Christopher Walken, Sam Rockwell, Woody Harrelson, Abbie Cornish, Tom Waits, Olga Kurylenko and Zeljko Ivanek.

Prouduction company Blueprint Pictures. Distributed by CBS Films in USA, Momentum Pictures in the UK and Hopscotch Films in Australia.

Seven Psychopaths – Gallery

Seven Psychopaths – Theatrical release dates

USA and Canada October 12, 2012
Australia November 8, 2012
UK December 7, 2012

Colin Davies

The editor of Film Review Online