Divergent Movie

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Who's Involved:

Shailene Woodley, Miles Teller, Kate Winslet, Doug Wick, Jai Courtney, Maggie Q, Tony Goldwyn, Zoe Kravitz, Mekhi Phifer, Pouya Shahbazian, Christian Madsen, Ben Lamb, Theo James, Ansel Elgort, Ashley Judd, Neil Burger, Lucy Fisher, Evan Daugherty, Vanessa Taylor, Ben Lloyd-Hughes, John Kelly, Rachel Shane, Amy Newbold

Release Date:

Friday, March 21 , 2014

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: N/A

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Divergent Plot: What's the story?

An adventure set in a future world where people are divided into distinct factions based on their personalities, Tris Prior (Shailene Woodley) is warned she is Divergent and will never fit into any one group. When she discovers a conspiracy to destroy all Divergents, she must find out what makes being Divergent so dangerous before it's too late.

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Divergent Cast: Who are the actors?

  • avatar ... Tris
    The Divergent Series: Allegiant, The Divergent Series: Insurgent
  • avatar ... Tori
    The Divergent Series: Allegiant, Modest Heroes: Ponoc Short Films Theatre Vol. 1
  • avatar ... Christina
    The Batman, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald
  • avatar ... Caleb
    West Side Story, The Goldfinch
  • avatar ... Eric
    Buffaloed, The Suicide Squad
  • avatar ... Jeanine Matthews
    Avatar 2, Triple 9

Film Details & Notes: What do we know about Divergent?

  1. The extremely popular young adult novel Divergent was written by first time author Veronica Roth and has topped the New York Times Best Sellers list ever since being published in May of 2011 by Katherine Tegen Books/HarperCollins Publishers.
  2. Zoe Kravitz will play Christina, a member of the Dauntless faction, which embodies bravery, and who becomes friends with Tris.
  3. Maggie Q will play Tori, a tattooed owner of a tattoo parlor who is part of the choosing ceremony that divides people into factions. She ends up helping ShaileneWoodley's character, Tris.
  4. Based on the young adult novel by Veronica Roth. Summit also has rights to sequel Insurgent, released in May. The untitled third book in the trilogy is due out in fall 2013.

Crew and Production Credits: Who's making Divergent?

A look at the Divergent behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Neil Burger last directed The Upside and Limitless. The film's writer Vanessa Taylor last wrote The Shape of Water and Hope Springs.


Neil Burger


Lucy Fisher
Pouya Shahbazian
Doug Wick

Production Timeline: When did the Divergent come together?

On or about February 25, 2014 • The film was in Completed status.

On or about August 27, 2013 • The film was in Post-Production status.

On or about April 10, 2013 • The film was in Production status.

On April 8, 2013, Summit Entertainment has announced principal photography has commenced in Chicago.

On or about August 27, 2012 • The film was in Pre-Production status.

Planning to start production Spring 2013. Chicago is being eyed.

On or about March 18, 2011 • The film was in Development status.

On or about February 10, 2011 • The film was in Announced status.

Divergent Release Date: When was it released?

Divergent was released in 2014 on Friday, March 21, 2014 in nationwide movie theaters. There were 13 other movies released on the same date, including Muppets Most Wanted, Nymphomaniac: Part One and A Birder's Guide to Everything.
United States
March 21, 2014 Nationwide
March 21, 2014

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

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