The Nightingale is a forthcoming American drama film directed by Mélanie Laurent, based on Kristin Hannah’s 2015 novel of the same name. Dakota and Elle Fanning star in it.
Sony Pictures Releasing plans to distribute The Nightingale on December 23, 2022.
The Nightingale (2022) Synopsis
During World War II, two sisters strive to live and oppose the German occupation of France.
- Director: Mélanie Laurent
- Writers: Kristin Hannah (novel) Dana Stevens (screenplay)
- Genres: Drama, History, War
- Country of origin: United States
- Language: English
- Filming locations: Budapest, Hungary
- Production companies: 3000 Pictures, The Cantillon Company, TriStar Pictures
- Dakota Fanning as Vianne Mauriac
- Elle Fanning as Isabelle Rossignol
During World War II, two sisters strive to live and oppose the German occupation of France. TriStar Pictures purchased Kristin Hannah’s novel The Nightingale in March 2015 and engaged Ann Peacock to write the script and Elizabeth Cantillon to produce. Michelle MacLaren was recruited by TriStar on August 11, 2016, to direct and rewrite alongside John Sayles, however, she departed before the film’s completion.
Mélanie Laurent signed on to helm from a script by Dana Stevens in December 2019, with Cantillon still engaged to produce. Dakota Fanning and Elle Fanning were cast in the roles of the sisters.
On October 26, 2020, principal photography began in Budapest, Hungary, and Los Angeles, California.
TriStar announced the film’s release date on June 23, 2017, and it was set for August 10, 2018. TriStar announced on March 2, 2020, that the picture will be released on December 25, 2020. Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, TriStar temporarily pulled the picture from theaters on April 24, 2020. TriStar delayed the film’s release date to December 22, 2021, on April 30, 2020.
TriStar rescheduled the film for December 23, 2022, on February 19, 2021. Netflix and The Walt Disney Company inked an agreement with Sony in April 2021 for the exclusive right to stream and broadcast future films, including this one, on Disney’s linear television networks following their theatrical and home media dates.
Is The Nightingale going to be made into a movie?
Yep, The Nightingale is a forthcoming American drama film directed by Mélanie Laurent and based on Kristin Hannah’s 2015 novel of the same name. Dakota and Elle Fanning feature in the film. Sony Pictures Releasing has set December 23, 2022, as the release date for The Nightingale.
Is the book The Nightingale a true story?
The Nightingale’s characters are not actual persons, however, some of their acts are inspired by historical personalities. Isabelle’s escape path for downed Allied airmen across the Pyrenees was based on the Comet line of Andrée de Jongh, a Belgian woman who assisted aviators and others in escaping.
Where can I see The Nightingale movie?
“The Nightingale” is currently available to view on Hulu. You can also download “The Nightingale” from Google Play Movies, Vudu, Amazon Video, Microsoft Store, and YouTube, or rent it online from Google Play Movies, Vudu, Amazon Video, Microsoft Store, and YouTube.
What year does The Nightingale take place?
The film is set in 1825 in the penal colony of Van Diemen’s Land (modern-day Tasmania), and it follows a young female inmate who seeks vengeance for a horrible act of brutality perpetrated against her family.
The Nightingale Release Dates
|Argentina||23 December 2022|
|USA||23 December 2022|
|Portugal||5 January 2023|
|Turkey||20 January 2023|
Also Known As (AKA)
|(original title)||The Nightingale|
|Canada (French title)||The Nightingale|
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