Eastern Promises Poster

Release Date: September 14th, 2007

DVD Release Date: December 23rd, 2007

R|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
Nikolai (Viggo Mortensen), who is both ruthless and mysterious, has ties to one of the most dangerous crime families in London. He crosses paths with Anna (Naomi Watts), a midwife who has come across potentially damaging evidence against the family, which forces him to set in motion a plan of deceit, death and retribution.

Cast: Viggo Mortensen, Naomi Watts, Vincent Cassel, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Sinead Cusack, Donald Sumpter, Jerzy Skolimowski, Josef Altin

Director: David Cronenberg

Genres: Drama, Thriller

Production Co: Serendipity Point Films

Distributors: Focus Features

Keywords: Rise, Transformation, Suspenseful, Deception, London, Hospital, 2000s, Murder, Death, Gritty

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Nominated Best Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Nominated Best British Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2007)