Writer and first time director John Krokidas manages to capture the late forties New York period details in Kill Your Darlings which opens in select theaters on October 16th. The film focuses on a sensational 1944 murder that draws together the great poets of the beat generation: Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac and William Burroughs.
Michael C. Hall as David Kammerer with Daniel Radcliffe as Allen Ginsberg
All photos courtesy Sony Pictures Classics
Dane DeHaan as Lucien Carr with Radcliffe
Jack Huston as Jack Kerouac and Elizabeth Olsen as Edie Parker
Jennifer Jason Leigh plays Naomi Ginsberg
David Cross as Louis Ginsberg
Kill Your Darlings opens October 16th