Winter’s Tale [movies]
A burglar falls for an heiress as she dies in his arms. When he learns that he has the gift of reincarnation, he sets out to save her.
Winter’s Tale is an upcoming 2014 supernatural drama film based on the 1983 novel by Mark Helprin. The film is directed and written by Akiva Goldsman and stars Colin Farrell, Jessica Brown Findlay, Jennifer Connelly, Russell Crowe and Will Smith.
Set in 1916 and present-day Manhattan, Winter’s Tale follows the story of Peter Lake, a thief who falls in love with Beverly Penn, a dying girl who has tuberculosis and occupies one of the houses he breaks into. Lake is saved from the insane Irish gangster Pearly Soames and his henchmen by Athansor, a mysterious white horse who becomes his guardian angel.
– Colin Farrell as Peter Lake
– Jessica Brown Findlay as Beverly Penn
– Jennifer Connelly as Virginia Gamely
– Russell Crowe as Pearly Soames
– Eva Marie Saint as Adult Willa
– Will Smith as Judge
– William Hurt as Isaac Penn
– Ripley Sobo as Abby
– Matt Bomer as Peter’s father
– Lucy Griffiths as Peter’s mother
– Finn Wittrock as Gabrie