Starring: Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard, Lizzy Caplan, Matthew Goode, Jared Harris
Romantic thriller directed by Robert Zemeckis which is apparently based on a true story which is set during World War II in Casablanca in 1942 and follows intelligence officer Max Vatan (Brad Pitt) who is assigned to work with French spy Marianne Beausejour (Marion Cotillard) as pretend husband and wife to assassinate a German official during which they start to fall in love for real. Reunited in London, their relationship is threatened by the extreme pressures of the war when twisty secrets from their pasts cast doubts on their love for each other.
Best Quotes from Trailer:
Max Vatan: Heard a lot about you, they said you were beautiful and good.
Marianne Beausejour: Being good at this kind of work is not very beautiful.
Max Vatan: I’ll take the couch.
Marianne Beausejour: You’ll sleep on the roof. In Casablanca that’s where husbands go.
[she unbuttons her blouse]
Max Vatan: What are you doing?
Marianne Beausejour: Testing you the way you tested me.
Max Vatan: Do they trust you?
Marianne Beausejour: I’m very good at pretending, Max.
Marianne Beausejour: They’re watching us. Now kiss me.
[Max leans in to kiss her]
Marianne Beausejour: What are our odds?
Max Vatan: Surviving, 60:40, against.
Max Vatan: After the way, do you have a place?
Marianne Beausejour: When the war is over it won’t matter where I am.
Max Vatan: [to Marianne] We found each other, come with me to London. Be my wife.
Marianne Beausejour: [to Max] I love you with all my heart.
S.O.E. Official: Commander, our agents have decoded enemy traffic and it’s about your wife.
Frank Heslop: There’s no easy way to say what we’re about to say.
S.O.E. Official: We suspect your wife is a German spy.
Max Vatan: That’s insane!
Frank Heslop: If you are right, all this will be forgotten.
S.O.E. Official: But if she is you will execute her with your own hand, and if you do not comply you’ll be hanged. In seventy-two hours we shall know for sure.
Frank Heslop: I told you they’d come for you eventually, didn’t I, Max?
Max Vatan: Is this a game, a test?
Frank Heslop: Everything is a test.
Marianne Beausejour: You were different with me last night.
Max Vatan: Different?
Marianne Beausejour: Like you were angry.
Max Vatan: She’s the mother of my child! It isn’t true, I will prove it.
Frank Heslop: [to Max] You balatently disobeyed orders.
Marianne Beausejour: [to Max] You are scaring me.
Marianne Beausejour: Hey, what happened to my kiss?
Allied is set for release in the US November 23rd and UK November 25th.