The Good Neighbor (2021) is a thriller film directed by Stephan Rick. The film premiered on June 17, 2022 in the United States. The Good Neighbor stars Jonathan Rhys Meyers and Luke Kleintank.
The film follows the story of David (Luke Kleintank), a journalist who gets an assignment in Latvia. He lives in a rented house.
David has a neighbor, Robert (Jonathan Rhys Meyers) who always helps David. Robert lives alone. Likewise with David. No other family members.
One night, David took Robert for a drink at a bar. They headed there in David’s car. At the bar, David meets a girl, Janine (Ieva Florence). They also exchanged phone numbers.
David and Robert came home at midnight. On the way, David accidentally bumps into a cycling girl. The girl was Janine, who had been acquainted with David for some time.
The girl has died. David also looked panicked. However, Robert calmed his heart. When David tries to contact the police, Robert stops him. They will be in trouble if the police come. Especially when they are drunk.
After the incident, David felt uneasy. Moreover, the police began to investigate the cause of Janine’s death. Meanwhile, Robert tries to cover up the case. Robert, who is a nurse, begins to eliminate evidence. For example, the car they were driving, and an old woman who was a key witness to the incident.
This case is getting interesting. Moreover, Janine’s sister, Vanessa (Eloise Smyth) tries to reveal the truth about Janine’s death.
The Good Neighbor (2021) Cast
|Jonathan Rhys Meyers||Robert|
|Regina Razuma||Mrs. Petrova|
|Karlis Arnolds Avots||Drunk Hipe Dude|
|Jurijs Djakonov||Male Friend|
|Juris Strenga||Older Friend|
|Ieva Seglina||Antra Valtere|
|Agnese Budovska||Female friend 1|
|Jamie McKenzie||Guitar Player|
|Maxim Busel||Robert Body|
|Marija Linarte||Female Friend 2|
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