More than two decades after catapulting to stardom with The Princess Bride, an aging actress (Robin Wright, playing a version of herself) decides to take her final job: preserving her digital likeness...
The Congress Plot: What's the story?
More than two decades after catapulting to stardom with The Princess Bride, an aging actress (Robin Wright, playing a version of herself) decides to take her final job: preserving her digital likeness for a future Hollywood. Through a deal brokered by her loyal, longtime agent (Harvey Keitel) and the head of Miramount Studios (Danny Huston), her alias will be controlled by the studio, and will star in any film they want with no restrictions. In return, she receives healthy compensation so she can care for her ailing son, and her digitized character will stay forever young. Twenty years later, under the creative vision of the studio’s head animator (Jon Hamm), Wright’s digital double rises to immortal stardom.
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The Congress Cast: Who are the actors?
- Robin Wright
Blade Runner 2049, Everest
- Jon Hamm
The Report, Top Gun 2: Maverick
- Paul Giamatti
Jungle Cruise, Saving Mr. Banks
- Harvey Keitel
The Irishman, The Ridiculous 6
Film Details & Notes: What do we know about The Congress?
- Based on legendary science fiction writer Stanislaw Lem's 1971 novel The Futurological Congress
Crew and Production Credits: Who's making The Congress?
A look at the The Congress behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Ari Folman last directed Waltz with Bashir and The Futurological Congress. The film's writer Ari Folman last wrote Waltz with Bashir and The Futurological Congress.
Production Timeline: When did the The Congress come together?
On or about June 9, 2013 • The film was in Completed status.
The Congress Release Date: When was it released?The Congress was released in 2014 on Friday, August 29, 2014 in limited movie theaters. There were 6 other movies released on the same date, including As Above, So Below, Cantinflas and Leprechaun: Origins.
- United States
- August 29, 2014 Limited
- August 29, 2014
When will the movie be on DVD?Tuesday, December 2, 2014
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