Winter's Tale

(2014)

Set in a mythic New York City and spanning more than a century, “Winter’s Tale” is a story of miracles, crossed destinies, and the age-old battle between good and evil. The film stars Colin Farrell (“Total Recall”), Jessica Brown Findlay (TV’s “Downton Abbey”), and Oscar® winners Jennifer Connelly (“A Beautiful Mind”), William Hurt (“Kiss of the Spider Woman”), Eva Marie Saint (“On the Waterfront”) and Russell Crowe (“Gladiator”). “Winter’s Tale” also introduces young newcomers Ripley Sobo and Mckayla Twiggs (both from Broadway’s “Once”). The film marks the directorial debut of Academy Award®-winning screenwriter Akiva Goldsman (“A Beautiful Mind”), who also wrote the screenplay, based on the acclaimed novel by Mark Helprin.

GIVEAWAY: Win Prizes from ‘Winter's Tale’

GIVEAWAY: Win Prizes from ‘Winter's Tale’

"This is not a true story, it's a love story." Too busy to shop for Valentine's Day this year? Have a boyfriend or girlfriend that loves romantic movies? Well, we've got you covered on both fronts, as we launch our Winter's Tale giveaway just in time for the holiday, with sweet prizes that any significant other will be willing to trade their love for. Celebrate this drama starring Colin Farrell and Russell Crowe with a heart pocket watch necklace, a plush blanket, a sidewalk chalk kit, movie money for date night and a whole lot more. Winning is easy, all you have to do is enter. Continue reading for details...

Winter's Tale Starts wide in theaters on February 14

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‘Winter's Tale’ a Love for the Ages Featurette

‘Winter's Tale’ a Love for the Ages Featurette

Set in a mythic New York City and spanning more than a century, Winter's Tale is a story of miracles, crossed destinies, and the age-old battle between good and evil. Discover this 'Love Story for the Ages' in a new featurette with stars Colin Farrell, Jessica Brown Findlay and Russell Crowe as they embark on an eternal tale of romance this Valentine's Day holiday.

Winter's Tale was released February 14th, 2014.

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Second ‘Winter's Tale’ Trailer

Second ‘Winter's Tale’ Trailer

This Valentine's Day, believe in miracles with the epic romance Winter's Tale. Warner Bros. has released the second trailer, featuring Colin Farrell as a thief who falls in love with an ailing young woman (Jessica Brown Findlay). When he learns he has the gift of reincarnation, he sets out to save her in a drama that spans over 100 years. Russell Crowe, William Hurt and Jennifer Connelly co-star in writer-director Akiva Goldsman's adaptation of Mark Halperin's novel.

Winter's Tale was released February 14th, 2014.

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‘Winter's Tale’ Character Posters with Colin Farrell, Russell Crowe and Jessica Brown Findlay

‘Winter's Tale’ Character Posters with Colin Farrell, Russell Crowe and Jessica Brown Findlay

Following the trailer that debuted last month, Warner Bros. has released three character posters for Winter's Tale, featuring Colin Farrell (Peter Lake), Russell Crowe (Pearly Soames) and Jessica Brown Findlay (Beverly Penn). This drama based on Mark Helprin's novel, follows a thief (Colin Farrell) who realizes he possesses the gift of reincarnation, which he uses to try and save the love of his life (Jessica Brown Findlay). William Hurt and Jennifer Connelly co-star in this romance that spans more than a century, which hits theaters on February 14.

Winter's Tale was released February 14th, 2014.

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‘Winter's Tale’ Trailer

‘Winter's Tale’ Trailer

The first trailer for Winter's Tale sets up an epic tale of romance that spans more than 100 years. Colin Farrell stars as Peter Lake, a thief who falls in love with Beverly Penn (Jessica Brown Findlay) in the early 1900s, before he is inexplicably transported to present-day New York City without any memories. Screenwriter Akiva Goldsman makes his directorial debut with this adaptation of Mark Helprin's beloved novel, arriving in theaters February 14, 2014.

Set in a mythic New York City and spanning more than a century, Winter's Tale is a story of miracles, crossed destinies, and the age-old battle between good and evil. The film stars Colin Farrell (Total Recall), Jessica Brown Findlay (TV's Downton Abbey), and Oscar winners Jennifer Connelly (A Beautiful Mind), William Hurt (Kiss of the Spider Woman), Eva Marie Saint (On the Waterfront) and Russell Crowe (Gladiator). Winter's Tale also introduces young newcomers Ripley Sobo and Mckayla Twiggs (both from Broadway's "Once"). The film marks the directorial debut of Academy Award-winning screenwriter Akiva Goldsman (A Beautiful Mind), who also wrote the screenplay, based on the acclaimed novel by Mark Helprin.

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William Hurt Joins ‘Winter's Tale’

William Hurt Joins ‘Winter's Tale’

Actor William Hurt has signed on for the last major role in Winter's Tale for Warner Bros. and writer-director Akiva Goldsman.

The story, adapted from the Mark Helprin novel, is set in both present-day and 19th Century Manhattan. The plot centers on a thief (Colin Farrell) who breaks into a wealthy young woman's estate to rob her, although he ends up falling for her just before she dies. Many years later, he discovers the gift of reincarnation, and becomes determined to bring her back to life. William Hurt is playing the father of the young woman (Downton Abbey's Jessica Brown Findlay). Will Smith and Russell Crowe also star in minor roles, portraying a judge and a mobster.

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‘Winter's Tale’ Eyes Colin Farrell

Warner Bros. has offered Colin Farrell the lead in Akiva Goldsman's feature directorial debut, Winter's Tale.

This fantasy is set in both the 19th Century and present-day Manhattan. The actor would play a young thief on the run who breaks into a wealthy man's home and ends up falling for his terminally-ill daughter.

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‘Winter's Tale’ Gets Jessica Brown Findlay

Downton Abbey star Jessica Brown Findlay has landed the female lead role in Winter's Tale for Warner Bros. and director Akiva Goldsman.

With the female lead secured, it is said that Aaron Johnson and Garrett Hedlund are the top contenders for the male lead. The story, adapted from Mark Helprin's novel, is set in the 19th Century and centers on a thief who breaks into a Manhattan mansion and falls in love with the heiress (Jessica Brown Findlay) he just robbed, right before she dies. Years later, he discovers the gift of reincarnation, and becomes determined to bring her back to life. We reported last month that Will Smith and Russell Crowe are attached in smaller roles, with Will Smith playing a judge, and Russell Crowe portraying a mob boss who wants the thief dead.

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