Friday, December 3, 2010

New Movie Releases

Black Swan [12/1]
Director: Darren Aronofsky 
Stars: Natalie Portman, Mila Kunis, Vincent Cassel
Studio: Fox Searchlight Pictures
The Plot: While vying for the coveted lead roles in a production of Swan Lake, a veteran ballerina (Portman) enters into a twisted friendship with a promising new dancer (Kunis) that threatens to consume her.

The Tourist
Director: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
Stars: Johnny Depp, Angelina Jolie, Paul Bettany
Studio: Columbia Pictures
The Plot: Frank Taylor (Depp) travels to Venice to recover from a recent break-up, though he soon finds himself engaged by the beautiful and mysterious Elise (Jolie) -- who happens to be an Interpol agent with a dangerous connection to a fugitive criminal.

Director: Julian Schnabel
Stars: Freida Pinto, Hiam Abbass, Willem Dafoe
Studio: Weinstein Company, The
The Plot: A Palestinian girl (Pinto) is brought to the Dar Al-Tifl orphanage in the wake of the first Arab-Israeli war, where she forms a bond with Hind Husseini (Abbass), founder of the orphanage. Finding herself drawn into the conflict as she matures, a connection with an Israeli socialist opens a door to a different life.

I Love You Phillip Morris [LA/NY]
Director: Glenn Ficarra John Requa
Stars: Jim Carrey, Ewan McGregor, Leslie Mann
Studio: Liddell Entertainment
The Plot: On his second go-round behind bars, scam artist Steven Russell (Carrey) commits the ultimate con in order to break out and win back the heart of Phillip Morris (McGregor), with whom he fell in love during his first prison sentence.


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