Directed by Gregory Hoblit (“Primal Fear”, “Hart’s War”) and produced by Chuck Weinstock (“Where the Money Is”, “Joe Gould’s Secret”), the film is a thriller starring Anthony Hopkins and Ryan Gosling. Hopkins plays a man who shoots his wife and then manipulates the young lawyer, Gosling, who’s been assigned to prosecute him. The cast also includes Billy Burke, Rosamund Pike and David Straithairn.
The characters played by Gosling and Pike attend a recital by Vivica and she is heard and seen singing the aria “Ombra fedele anch’io” from Riccardo Broschi’s 1730 opera Idaspe an excerpt from which you are now hearing in the background.
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Photo credit: Sam Emerson for New Line Cinema