The Murder of Nicole Brown Simpson

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The Murder of Nicole Brown Simpson
The Murder of Nicole Brown Simpson poster.jpg
Directed byDaniel Farrands
Produced byEric Brenner
Daniel Farrands
Lucas Jarach
Written byMichael Arter
StarringMena Suvari
Nick Stahl
Music byMichael Gatt
CinematographyBen Demaree
Edited byBrian D'Augustine
Dan Riddle
Distributed byQuiver Distribution
Release date
  • December 9, 2019 (2019-12-09) (United Kingdom)
  • January 10, 2020 (2020-01-10) (United States)
Running time
82 minutes
CountryUnited States

The Murder of Nicole Brown Simpson is a 2019 American film based on the murder of Nicole Brown Simpson. The film presents an alternative theory of who her killer could have been, serial killer Glen Edward Rogers, as opposed to the main suspect, her ex-husband, O. J. Simpson.[1][2] The Murder of Nicole Brown Simpson was directed by Daniel Farrands.[3]

Though Mena Suvari's performance as Nicole Brown was praised, film was met with an overwhelmingly negative reaction.[4]



Review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes gives the film a 0% approval rating, based on 9 reviews, with an average rating of 1.07/10.[5] Frank Scheck of The Hollywood Reporter gave the film a negative review, stating that it (along with several of the director's other films) was the equivalent of "cinematic graverobbing" and that one of the film's only fans will likely be O. J. Simpson.[6] Guy Lodge of Variety also gave it a negative review, calling it an "unabashedly tacky true-crime thriller" and writing that "it's a cheap, unloving death march of a movie", though Lodge offered some praise to Mena Suvari in the title role.[7]

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  1. ^ Stern, Marlow (December 23, 2019). "The Nicole Brown Simpson Movie Proposing a New Murder Theory" – via
  2. ^ Haviland, Lou (December 27, 2019). "You Won't Believe Who 'The Murder of Nicole Brown Simpson' Film Is Claiming Actually Killed Her".
  3. ^ "The director of The Haunting Of Sharon Tate sets his ghoulish sights on The Murder Of Nicole Brown Simpson". Film.
  4. ^ Stuart, Gwynedd (October 22, 2019). "People Are Not Pleased with the Premise of a New Movie About Nicole Brown Simpson's Murder".
  5. ^ "The Murder of Nicole Brown Simpson (2020)". Rotten Tomatoes. Fandango. Retrieved January 25, 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ "'The Murder of Nicole Brown Simpson': Film Review". The Hollywood Reporter.
  7. ^ Lodge, Guy (January 10, 2020). "'The Murder of Nicole Brown Simpson': Film Review".

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