THE GAME: David Fincher & The Lonely Protagonist

In this video essay, Mr Nerdista analyzes Nicholas Van Orton, the protagonist of David Fincher’s 1997 mystery, The Game, illustrating how the film is a masterclass in crafting the perfect lonely protagonist.

 

 

 

Mr Nerdista

Videos: 36


Character Studies


Criterion Collection


Psychological Thriller


David Fincher


The Game