Lionel Essrog doesn't have a friend or a place in the work. Dealing with Tourette syndrome, he struggles to get by until private detective Frank Minna gives him a break and turns Lionel's supposed weakness into his greatest strength. When Frank is shot dead, Lionel takes the case that will put him straight in the path of the most powerful man in New York. Starring and directed by Edward Norton, the film features Bruce Willis, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Willem Dafoe, and Alec Baldwin. Motherless Brooklyn is slated for release November 1, 2019.