The Debt was shot back in 2009 but when Miramax Films was shuttered, the action thriller was left without a home – and without a release date. Focus Features eventually picked it up, and now it’s finally seeing the light of day.
Starring: Sam Worthington, Helen Mirren, and Jessica Chastain [full cast list under the ‘Cast’ tab]Directed By: John Madden
Release Date: August 31, 2011
Running Time: 113 minutes
Genres: Drama, action, thriller
MPAA Rating: R for some violence and language
Video: Sam Worthington interview
Video: Behind the scenes of The Debt
Review: By Ian Forbes
Review: By Kevin Finnerty
Official Synopsis: A former Mossad agent (Helen Mirren),who was part of a 30-year-old secret Israeli mission to capture and bring to trial a notorious Nazi war criminal, must go back to Eastern Europe to relive the trauma of those events and uncover the truth, ultimately confronting the debt she has incurred.