The Divergent Series: Insurgent Movie

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Who's Involved:

Theo James, Brian Duffield, Naomi Watts, Miles Teller, Akiva Goldsman, Rosa Salazar, Doug Wick, Robert Schwentke, Suki Waterhouse, Shailene Woodley, Jai Courtney, Kate Winslet, Mekhi Phifer, Jonny Weston, Pouya Shahbazian, Lucy Fisher, Ben Lamb, Keiynan Lonsdale

Release Date:

Friday, March 20, 2015 Nationwide

intense violence and action throughout, some sensuality, thematic elements and brief language
Runtime: N/A
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

The Divergent Series: Insurgent raises the stakes for Tris as she searches for allies and answers in the ruins of a futuristic Chicago. Tris (Woodley) and Four (James) are now fugitives on the run, hunted by Jeanine (Winslet), the leader of the power-hungry Erudite elite. Racing against time, they must find out what Tris’s family sacrificed their lives to protect, and why the Erudite leaders will do anything to stop them. Haunted by her past choices but desperate to protect the ones she loves, Tris, with Four at her side, faces one impossible challenge after another as they unlock the truth about the past and ultimately the future of their world.

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Who stars in The Divergent Series: Insurgent: Cast List

... Beatrice 'Tris' Prior

To Catch a Killer, To Catch A Killer  

... Four

Divergent, The Divergent Series: Allegiant  

... Eric

Jolt, Divergent  

... Peter

Top Gun: Maverick, The Gorge  

... Jeanine

Avatar: The Way of Water, Titanic - 25 Year Anniversary  

... Max

Divergent, Pandemic  

... Edward

The Ledge, Divergent  

POKÉMON Detective Pikachu, Misbehaviour  

The Tutor, About Cherry  

... Evelyn

J. Edgar, Infinite Storm  

No Future, Marcel the Shell With Shoes On  

My Fake Boyfriend, The Divergent Series: Allegiant  

Who's making The Divergent Series: Insurgent: Crew List

A look at the The Divergent Series: Insurgent behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Robert Schwentke last directed Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins and The Divergent Series: Allegiant. The film's writer Brian Duffield last wrote Love And Monsters and Spontaneous.


Lucy Fisher
Pouya Shahbazian
Doug Wick

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Production: What we know about The Divergent Series: Insurgent?

Key Facts

  1. The third and fourth installments in the series, Allegiant - Parts 1 & 2, are slated for release on March 18, 2016 and March 24, 2017, respectively.
  2. Divergent has grossed more than $260 million at the worldwide box office, making the film Lionsgate's highest-grossing domestic box office release outside The Hunger Games and Twilight franchises.
  3. Sequel to the 2014 film Divergent. Based on the 2012 novel by Veronica Roth.

Filming Timeline

  1. 2015 - February: The film was set to Completed  status.
  2. 2014 - October: The film was set to Post-Production  status.
  3. 2014 - May: The film was set to Production  status.

    Principal photography has commenced in Atlanta.

  4. 2014 - April: The film was set to Pre-Production  status.
  5. 2013 - December: The film was set to Development  status.
  6. 2013 - May: The film was set to Announced  status.

    Brian Duffield will adapt the 2012 novel by Veronica Roth.

The Divergent Series: Insurgent Release Date: When was the film released?

The Divergent Series: Insurgent was a Nationwide release in 2015 on Friday, March 20, 2015. There were 5 other movies released on the same date, including The Gunman, Do You Believe? and Tracers.

The Divergent Series: Insurgent DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: When was the film released?

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The Divergent Series: Insurgent was released on DVD & Blu-ray on Tuesday, August 4, 2015 .

The Divergent Series: Insurgent VOD & Digital: When was the film released digitally?

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The Divergent Series: Insurgent was released across all major streaming and cable platforms on Friday, August 21, 2015. Digital rental or purchase allows you to instantly stream and download to watch anywhere and anytime on your favorite devices. Available from various digital retailers including Amazon Video, iTunes, Google Play, Apple, Vudu and others.

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