New Tomb Raider star Alicia Vikander in the Tulip Fever trailer
The Weinstein Company has debuted the first Tulip Fever trailer, starring Academy Award winner Alicia Vikander (The Danish Girl, Ex Machina, the upcoming Tomb Raider reboot), Dane DeHaan (The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Chronicle), Zach Galifianakis, and Academy Award winner Christoph Waltz (Django Unchained, Inglourious Basterds). Check it out below!
Set in 17th century Amsterdam, Tulip Fever follows a married woman (Vikander) who begins a passionate affair with an artist (DeHaan) hired to paint her portrait. The lovers gamble on the booming market for tulip bulbs as a way to raise money to run away together.
The film is directed by Justin Chadwick (Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, The Other Boleyn Girl) from a screenplay by Tom Stoppard (Shakespeare in Love, Brazil) based on Deborah Moggach’s novel of the same name. Holliday Grainger, Jack O’Connell, Dame Judi Dench, Matthew Morrison, Tom Hollander and Cara Delevingne also star.
Tulip Fever is scheduled to open in limited theaters on July 15. The film was produced by Alison Owen and Harvey Weinstein.
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