The Machinist

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"How do you wake up from a nightmare if you’re not asleep?"
  • R
  • 2003
  • 1 hr 42 min
  • 7.6  (417,035)
  • 61

Trevor Reznik works as a machinist in a factory. He suffers from an extreme case of insomnia and has led him not have slept in a year, and his body withering away to almost nothing. Tevor suffers from obsessive compulsion that presents itself in him writing himself notes to keep track of his dwindling weight. The only person he lets into his life and in his emotional state is Stevie, a prostitute. However, he is infatuated with Maria, a single mother waitress who works in an airport diner. His co-workers don't like him and mistrust him because they don't know what is going on in his life that has led to his emaciated physical appearance. A workplace incident further alienates him with his those he works with, and in conjunction with some unfamiliar pieces of paper he finds in his apartment. Trevor believes that someone or possibly some of his coworkers are out to get him. Trevor goes on a search for evidence as to who this is.

The Machinist is a 2003 thriller with a runtime of 1 hour and 42 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.6 and a MetaScore of 61.

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    1 hr 42 min
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    7.6  (417,035)
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