Starring: Alicia Vikander, Dane DeHaan, Christoph Waltz, Holliday Grainger, Cara Delevingne, Judi Dench, Zach Galifianakis, Jack O’Connell, Matthew Morrison, Tom Hollander
Story: Romantic drama directed by Justin Chadwick in which the story is set in the Netherlands in the early 17th century, during the period of the Tulip mania, and follows Sophia (Alicia Vikander), a young woman married to a wealthy older man, Cornelis (Christoph Waltz). Sophia risks everything when she begins a passionate affair with artist Jan Van Loos (Dane DeHaan) who is hired to paint the couple. The lovers then decide to raise some money on the booming market for tulip bulbs and run away together.
Best Quotes from Trailer:
Voice Over: In 1634 Amsterdam was by a flower. Rich and poor gambled on the tulip market. Sophia was a beautiful orphan chosen by one of the richest men in the city.
The Abbess of St. Ursula: [to Sophia] You would have been an orphan girl on stormy sea. Marriage is a safe harbor. Love, honor, and obey.
Cornelis Sandvoort: [to Sophia] I’ve decided to engage the services of a painter.
Cornelis Sandvoort: [to Jan] Put your brush to capturing my wife.
[arriving at the Sandvoort household]
Jan Van Loos: I’ve come to paint a portrait.
Cornelis Sandvoort: [to Sophia] They’ll say, “Look there at that lucky old dog. Didn’t he have a lovely young wife.”
Jan Van Loos: [to Sophia] Don’t move.
[seeing Sophia for the first time]
Sophia: What are you looking at?
Jan Van Loos: What am I looking at?
[referring to Sohpia]
Jan Van Loos: She’s a rare beauty.
Jan Van Loos: [to Sophia] You’re not happy, are you?
Sophia: [to Cornelis] That painter, I don’t want him back.
Jan Van Loos: If I were rich I could take you away.
Sophia: He would find us. He will not stop looking for me unless I was dead.
Cornelis Sandvoort: My Lord, I pray that my wife shall be not of corruptible seed.
[as one of the tulip’s petals falls]
Cornelis Sandvoort: First to flower, first to fall.
The Abbess of St. Ursula: [to Jan] You’ve been busy, you’ve not been painting. no offense.
Jan Van Loos: [to Sophia] Come away with me.
Jan Van Loos: [to the Abess] The tulip business, I think it’s the answer to my problems.
The Abbess of St. Ursula: [to Jan] Your proposition is absurd.
Sophia: I’ve thought of something we can do.
Sophia: I made a plan to save us both. We will be together.
Jan Van Loos: There’s nothing without risk.
Sophia: I love you.
Maria: I’ll tell your husband what you’ve been up to.
Sophia: What did you say?
Sophia: What have I done!
Dr. Sorgh: You do really think he will carry this on?
Sophia: We will be together.
Cornelis Sandvoort: [to Sophia] Mr. Prater tells me you’ve been busy. He doesn’t mean painting.
Cornelis Sandvoort: I bought Sophia.
[referring to Sohpia]
Jan Van Loos: I need to find her!
Prater: You two really think you’ll carry this off?
Tulip Fever is set to open in the US August 25, 2017.