Jim Carrey may be best known for his comedic roles, but over the past few years, he’s been gaining attention as a serious artist. Speaking of serious, Carrey’s latest role is in Alexandros Avranas’ thriller Dark Crimes and it showcases Carrey’s talent as an actor with incredible range.
In the film, formally known as True Crimes, “Carrey plays a police officer named Tadek, who finds similarities between an unsolved murder and a crime outlined in a book by famed writer Krystov Kozlow (Marton Csokas). As Tadek begins to track Kozlow and his girlfriend, a mysterious sex club worker (Charlotte Gainsbourg), his obsession grows and he descends into an underworld of sex, lies, and corruption to find the shocking truth.”
Charlotte Gainsbourg, Marton Csokas, Kati Outinen, Vlad Ivanov, Agata Kulesza, Robert Wieckiewicz, and Piotr Glowacki co-star.
The trailer is here and it looks fantastic. Dark Crimes opens in theaters on May 11, 2018.