Box Office: $2.2M
PRINCIPAL CASTBrit Marling, Alexander Skarsgard, Ellen Page, Toby Kebbell, Julia Ormond, Patricia Clarkson, Shiloh Fernandez, Aldis Hodge, Han Soto, Billy Magnussen, Patricia French, Pamela Roylance, Wilbur Fitzgerald, Billy Slaughter, Ava Bogle
WRITERZal Batmanglij, Brit Marling
PRODUCERBrit Marling, Jocelyn Hayes-Simpson, Michael Costigan, Ridley Scott
In THE EAST, Sarah Moss (Marling) is a brilliant operative for an elite private intelligence firm whose top objective is to ruthlessly protect the interests of their A-list corporate clientele. She is assigned to go undercover to infiltrate an anarchist collective known for executing covert attacks upon major corporations. Living amongst them in an effort to get closer to their members, Sarah finds herself unexpectedly torn between two worlds as she starts to fall in love with the group's charismatic leader, finding her life and her priorities irrevocably changed.
thematic elements, violence, some disturbing images, sexual content and partial nudity