Comic-Com 2013: Summit Entertainment’s Divergent Leaps Into IMAX Theatres
San Diego’s Comic-Con is buzzing from the news that the upcoming futuristic action-adventure, Divergent, the first installment of the trilogy based on Veronica Roth’s The New York Times bestselling novels, will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX® format and released in IMAX® theatres worldwide beginning March 21, 2014.
The film is a thrilling adventure set in a future world where people are divided into distinct factions based on their personalities. Tris Prior is played by Golden Globe nominee actress Shailene Woodley, who is warned she is Divergent and will never fit into any one group. When she discovers a conspiracy to destroy all Divergents, she must find out what makes being Divergent so dangerous before it's too late.
Check out a new image from the movie below:
SHAILENE WOODLEY stars in DIVERGENT Photo: Jaap Buitendijk ©2013 Summit Entertainment, LLC. All rights reserved.
Divergent is directed by Neil Burger (The Illusionist) from a screenplay by Evan Daugherty and Vanessa Taylor and Neil Burger and stars Golden Globe® nominee Shailene Woodley (The Descendants), Theo James and Academy Award® winner Kate Winslet (The Reader, Titanic).
Shailene Woodley and Theo James answered fan questions about the film on EW’s Facebook page. Click here to check out what they had to say.