Man From Reno Synopsis
A stranger in the increasingly strange city of San Francisco, Japanese crime novelist Aki (Ayako Fujitani - Tokyo!) is unsure of precisely what role she has to play in a real-life murder mystery involving ambiguous MacGuffins.
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Movie Reviews

Scary, Sexy, and Always Surprising

By tclark040
Man From Reno is a swift, stylish take on the noir genre that manages to comment on larger issues as well, such as the relationship between celebrity authors and their bullying fans and the...

A modern noir classic

By Zudango
This is a film about things that are obscured, falsified, hidden, secret. It's a seamlessly executed blend of American and Japanese worlds on a literal collision course. The aftermath is tragic and...

Shocking new mystery w twists and turns!

By Myehoang
Don't spoil the movie! Don't read about it, just go!...

Absorbing and atmosheric

By basanova17
Lots of twists and turns to keep you on your toes. Excellent cast and direction....

Unique plot and characters

By PlanetThoughts
The film has an original story line, with two initially separate plots which eventually come organically and powerfully together. The main character is the female Japanese mystery writer, and her...

Expect the unexpected

By ernakovary
Twists and turns keep you guessing then proves you wrong....

fantastic best movie of year

from the furst five minutes all the way to the end this movie was brilliant. its engrossing, nail biting, i left wanting more, best movie of year...

Mess from reno

By briantmvca
What a mess of s movie. Throughout the overt long grey film my patience was getting thin as I kept waiting for something to care about or understand. What a waste....

Completely Engrossing!

By m3vnos
This was a well written, directed and casted movie! The movie flowed like the novel you couldn't put down. It was page turning, with shocking twists. We had three children ages 12 to 16, only one...

Man from Reno

By stasiulatis
Great modern noir movie with unexpected twist...