Based on a world wide best seller, movie is on, Beatrice Prior, a teenager with a special mind, finds her life threatened when an authoritarian leader seeks to exterminate her kind in her effort to seize control of their divided society.
The future citizens of Chicago live in a society that is divided into five factions, each one meant to uphold a particular virtue of humanity: Abnegation (the selfless), Amity (the peaceful), Candor (the honest), Dauntless (the brave) and Erudite (the intelligent). On a given day each year, all sixteen-year-old take an aptitude test that will tell them which faction they are best suited for, after which they must decide whether to remain with their family or transfer to a new faction, with their Aptitude Test results.
Divergent is described as having a fast pace by many reviewers. Nolan, from the American Prospect, noted that Divergent follows patterns that are present in both The Hunger Games and Blood Red Road
Hits the theaters on 3.21.14
Writers: Evan Daugherty (screenplay), Vanessa Taylor(screenplay), Veronica Roth
Stars: Shailene Woodley, Miles Teller, Kate Winslet
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance