The Adjustment Bureau

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Fight for your fate. Rated PG-13: Parents Strongly Cautioned (Some Material May Be Inappropriate for Children Under 13) -- Rated PG-13 for brief strong language, some sexuality and a violent image.
Released on:
March 4, 2011  

Previously Announced Release Dates:
July 30, 2010
September 17, 2010

Production Companies:
Media Rights Capital, Gambit Pictures
Universal Pictures

Status: Released

Matt Damon, Emily Blunt, Anthony Mackie, John Slattery, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Michael Kelly, Terence Stamp, Anthony Ruivivar

Director: George Nolfi

Screenwriter: George Nolfi
Script: Short Story Adaptation

Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller, Drama, Romance
About the film:
Do we control our destiny, or do unseen forces manipulate us? Matt Damon stars in the thriller The Adjustment Bureau as a man who glimpses the future Fate has planned for him and realizes he wants something else. To get it, he must pursue the only woman he's ever loved across, under and through the streets of modern-day New York.

On the brink of winning a seat in the U.S. Senate, ambitious politician David Norris (Damon) meets beautiful contemporary ballet dancer Elise Sellas (Emily Blunt)—a woman like none he's ever known. But just as he realizes he's falling for her, mysterious men conspire to keep the two apart.

David learns he is up against the agents of Fate itself—the men of The Adjustment Bureau—who will do everything in their considerable power to prevent David and Elise from being together. In the face of overwhelming odds, he must either let her go and accept a predetermined path…or risk everything to defy Fate and be with her.
Rated PG-13 for brief strong language, some sexuality and a violent image.

Project Timeline:
Feb. 24, 2009: Project announced. Director: George Nolfi, Writer: George Nolfi, Cast: Matt Damon
Mar. 5, 2009: Distributor: Universal Pictures
Jul. 14, 2009: Cast: Emily Blunt
Aug. 17, 2009: Cast: Anthony Mackie
Aug. 27, 2009: Cast: Shohreh Aghdashloo
Oct. 1, 2009: Cast: Daniel Dae Kim, Michael Kelly, John Slattery
Oct. 12, 2009: Cast: Anthony Ruivivar
Jan. 27, 2010: Release Date: July 30, 2010
Jul. 7, 2010: Release Date: March 4, 2011
Box Office: Opening weekend: $21.16 mil. (2840 theaters) |
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    Dhowgllaz – qMJMqdMVATLfXlC
    July 18, 2012 - 13:05
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    This posting kkonced my socks off

    Penny Houghton – Manchester, England
    September 07, 2011 - 10:30
    Subject: Adjustment Bureau

    What a film! I loved every second of it.

    Jason Horn – England.
    January 02, 2011 - 03:31
    Subject: Adjustment Bereau

    New Years Day and just seen a trailer for this up coming film, unlike many film trailers i've seen this one had me gripped from the beginning and had me reaching for the world wide web to find out more. Well done Matt Damon for seeing the potential of this film almost 2 years ago. I hope you get more then an nomination for this one!