|In Movie Theaters:||Friday, April 4, 2008|
|On Blu-ray & DVD:||Tuesday, July 1, 2008|
Released; Now Available Buy or Rent Availability
|Companies:||The Weinstein Company & 3 more|
|Rating:||for mature thematic material including violence, drinking and smoking.|
a Wong Kar Wai's debut English language feature, the internationally acclaimed director takes his audience on a dramatic journey across the distance between heartbreak and a new beginning.
After a rough break-up, Elizabeth (played by songstress Norah Jones in her screen debut) sets out on a journey across America, leaving behind a life of memories, a dream and a soulful new friend – a café owner (Jude Law) – all while in search of something to mend her broken heart. Waitressing her way through the country, Elizabeth befriends others whose yearnings are greater than hers, including a troubled cop (David Strathairn) and his estranged wife (Rachel Weisz) and a down-on-her luck gambler (Natalie Portman) with a score to settle.
Through these individuals, Elizabeth witnesses the true depths of loneliness and emptiness, and begins to understand that her own journey is part of a greater exploration within herself.
Wong Kar-wai's first English language film, which is based on a short that the director shot in Hong Kong several years ago.
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