ⓘ Nemesis Game is a 2003 mystery-thriller film directed and written by Jesse Warn. The story itself involves the main character, Sara Novak, solving complex riddl ..

                                     

ⓘ Nemesis Game

Nemesis Game is a 2003 mystery-thriller film directed and written by Jesse Warn. The story itself involves the main character, Sara Novak, solving complex riddles and mysterious deaths of people around her.

                                     

1. Plot

The main character of the movie is Sara Novak, a college student who, along with comic book store owner named Vern played by Adrian Paul, spend their time solving riddles. The movie takes a twist when the riddles lead to the death of her friend Jeremy played by Jay Baruchel, leaving Sara to fear whether she is someone elses game.

                                     

2. Cast

  • Michael Kinney as Doctor
  • Richard Fitzpatrick as Tom
  • Jay Baruchel as Jeremy Curran
  • Ron Pardo as News Anchor #1
  • Eve Crawford as Lea
  • Tony Munch as Bearded Man
  • Victor A. Young as Professor as Victor Young
  • Philip Williams as Police MC
  • Carly Pope as Sara Novak
  • Rena Owen as Emily Gray
  • Vanessa Guy as Marie
  • Brendan Fehr as Dennis Reveni
  • Adrian Paul as Vern
  • Ian McShane as Jeff Novak
                                     

3. Awards and nominations

2003 New Zealand Film Awards

Awards:

  • Editing – Bruce Lange
  • Cinematography – Aaron Morton
  • Design – Peter Cosco
  • Makeup – Barbara Barkey

Nominations:

  • Best Screenplay – Jesse Warn
  • Best Contribution to a Soundtrack – Frank Ilfman
  • Best Director – Jesse Warn
  • Best Costume Design – Shelley Mansell
  • Best Film