Rebecca Hall stars in director Antonio Campos' third feature film, CHRISTINE, the story of a woman who finds herself caught in the crosshairs of a spiraling personal life and career crisis. Christine, always the smartest person in the room at her local Sarasota, Florida news station, feels like she is destined for bigger things and is relentless in her pursuit of an on-air position in a larger market. As an aspiring newswoman with an eye for nuance and an interest in social justice, she finds herself constantly butting heads with her boss (Tracy Letts), who pushes for juicier stories that will drive up ratings. Plagued by self-doubt and a tumultuous home life, Christineas diminishing hope begins to rise when an on-air co-worker (Michael C. Hall) initiates a friendship which ultimately becomes yet another unrequited love. Disillusioned as her world continues to close in on her, Christine takes a dark and surprising turn. Based on true events, Camposa intimate and sensitive portrait of a woman on the brink is grounded by Hallas impeccable and transformative performance as Christine. Rounding out the supporting cast are superlative performances by Michael C. Hall (aDEXTERa), Tracy Letts (aHOMELAND,a Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright), Maria Dizzia (aORANGE IS THE NEW BLACKa), Timothy Simons (aVEEPa) and J. Smith-Cameron (aMARGARETa).
- 1 hr 55 minR