• Allied (2016)


Release Date: November 23rd, 2016

DVD Release Date: February 28th, 2017

R |1 hr 59 min

Plot Summary

Max Vatan (Brad Pitt) and Marianne Beauséjour (Marion Cotillard) are World War II operatives who never reveal their true identities. After falling in love during a risky mission, they hope to leave all that double-dealing behind them and start new lives. Instead, suspicion and danger envelop their marriage as both husband and wife become pitted against each other in an escalating, potentially lethal test that has global consequences.

Cast: Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard, Jared Harris, Simon McBurney, Lizzy Caplan, Daniel Betts, Matthew Goode, Camille Cottin

Director: Robert Zemeckis

Genres: Drama , Thriller , Action , Romance , War , Historical drama

Production Co: ImageMovers, Paramount Pictures International, GK Films

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: London , Intense , Love , Sacrifice , Emotional , Car , Mystery , 1940s , Brooding , Quest

Ratings & Reviews

  • 40
    David RooneyThe Hollywood Reporter

    Plodding and pedestrian even in the technical magic that is a Zemeckis trademark, this is a case of a director out of his element with a script that fails to generate much heat. show more

  • 60
    Tim GriersonScreen International

    A World War II romance-thriller that starts off smartly but sputters to an underwhelming finale. show more

  • 50
    Tirdad DerakhshaniPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Allied comes off like a highlight reel that mimics the look and feel of a whole school of great films, from "Casablanca" to Hitchcock's "Suspicion" and "Notorious." show more

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Nominated Costume Design
Nominated Costume Design
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2017)