This will see it battle it out at the box office with Paramount's boxing film The Fighter. Both films have a similar audience. Both films will be competing with Fox Walden's The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of The Dawn Treader
Sony is distributing The Tourist through its new distribution deal with Graham King's GK Films. GK financed the film.
The Tourist is a remake of the 2005 French film written and directed by Jerome Salle. Thriller concerns an American tourist (Johnny Depp) who finds his life in danger when a female Interpol agent (Angelina Jolie) uses him as a dupe to flush out an elusive criminal with whom she once had an affair.