February 16, 2011
The Adjustment Bureau - Scenes, Details and more
Running time: 124 minutes
MPAA Rating: PG13
Release date(s): March 4, 2011
Color Type: Color
Director: George Nolfi
Genres: Science Fiction
Flags: Mild Violence, Sexual Situations, Profanity
From story: Adjustment Team
MPAA Reasons: for brief strong language, some sexuality and a violent image
Release: 2011 03 04 (USA)
Released by: Universal Pictures
Budget: $51 million
The Adjustment Bureau is an upcoming thriller-sci-fi-action-romance film, loosely based on the Philip K. Dick short story, "Adjustment Team". The film was written and directed by George Nolfi and stars Matt Damon and Emily Blunt. The cast also includes Anthony Mackie, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Daniel Dae Kim, Michael Kelly, John Slattery, Terence Stamp, and Anthony Ruivivar.
The story is loosely based on the Philip K. Dick short story "Adjustment Team", and features a smooth-talking congressman whose political future is thrown in doubt by uncontrollable events and the arrival of a mysterious woman in his life.
Matt Damon plays David Norris, a former Fordham University basketball player and charismatic United States Congressman who seems destined for national political stardom. He meets a beautiful modern dancer named Elise Sallas, played by Emily Blunt, only to find that strange circumstances keep them from becoming romantically involved. Norris discovers forces are at work to separate them, and he peels the layers to find out why. The action takes place in various places in Manhattan.