• The Adjustment Bureau (2011)

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The Adjustment Bureau

Release Date: March 4th, 2011

DVD Release Date: June 21st, 2011

PG-13 |1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary

Just as he is on the brink of winning a Senate seat, politician David Norris (Matt Damon) meets a ballerina named Elise Sellas (Emily Blunt). Though David is instantly smitten, mysterious men conspire to keep him away from the beautiful dancer. David learns that he is facing the powerful agents of Fate itself, and glimpsing the future laid out for him, must either accept a predetermined path that does not include Elise or else defy Fate to be with her.

Cast: Matt Damon, Emily Blunt, Anthony Mackie, John Slattery, Michael Kelly, Terence Stamp, Gregory Lay, Lauren Hodges

Director: George Nolfi

Genres: Thriller, Science Fiction, Romance

Production Co: Gambit Pictures, Electric Shepherd

Distributors: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Pursuit, Escape, Suspenseful, Love, New York City, Creative, 2000s

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Jeannette CatsoulisNPR

    Everybody loves a do-over, but this could become tedious were it not for the undeniable chemistry of the two leads, whose dialogue crackles like cellophane. show more

  • 80
    Todd McCarthyThe Hollywood Reporter

    George Nofi pulls off a relative rarity in his feature film debut by creating a genuinely romantic fantasy suspense thriller. show more

  • 40

    Maddeningly repetitious. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

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Nominated Outstanding Action Performance By a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2012)