• The Immigrant (2014)

The Immigrant

Release Date: May 16th, 2014

DVD Release Date: April 7th, 2015

R |1 hr 57 min

Plot Summary

After her sister is quarantined at Ellis Island, a Polish nurse (Marion Cotillard) is forced into prostitution by a theater manager (Joaquin Phoenix) who moonlights as a pimp.

Cast: Marion Cotillard, Joaquin Phoenix, Jeremy Renner, Dagmara Dominczyk, Jicky Schnee, Elena Solovei, Maja Wampuszyc, Ilia Volok

Director: James Gray

Genres: Historical drama

Production Co: Kingsgate Films, Worldview Entertainment

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Todd McCarthyThe Hollywood Reporter

    Enhanced by a splendidly atmospheric recreation of the Lower East Side, the intimately focused work is anchored by another superior performance by Marion Cotillard. show more

  • 70
    Diane GarrettTheWrap

    Gray does show some amusing facets of this world, such as prostitutes dressed up as society figures like the Rockefellers and Astors, for instance, but mostly The Immigrant is a bleak affair. show more

  • 80
    Jordan HoffmanFilm.com

    Its final scenes and sublimely framed last, lingering shot are extraordinary. show more

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