Jim Carrey is on the hunt for a killer in Executive Producer’s Michael Aguilar (The Revenant, Black Mass) Dark Crimes. Carrey plays officer Tadek who plunges into an investigation which gets darker and more unsettling the further he goes in.
Carrey is mostly known for his comedic roles such as the titular Ace Ventura and Lloyd in Dumb and Dumber, but the actor has also made a few horror films including 2007’s The Number 23 and recently The Bad Batch (2016).
Dark Crimes, directed by Alexandros Avranas is currently available On Demand and will get a DVD and digital release on July 31.
Here’s the official synopsis from Lionsgate:
Jim Carrey commands the screen in this spellbinding thriller from the executive producers of The Revenant and Black Mass. When police officer Tadek (Carrey) finds similarities between an unsolved murder and a crime outlined in a book by famed writer Krystof Kozlov, Tadek begins to track Kozlov and his girlfriend, a mysterious sex-club worker (Charlotte Gainsbourg). As his obsession with Kozlov grows, Tadek descends into a deadly underworld of sex, lies, and corruption to find the shocking, deadly truth.