A CIA Agent Goes On The Run After A Defector Accuses Her Of Being A Russian Spy.
- Release Date:
Aug 06, 2010
Salt movie synopsis: Evelyn Salt is a CIA agent and highly respected by all, including her boss, Ted Winter. Out of the blue, a Russian spy walks into their offices and offers a vital piece of information: the President of Russia will be assassinated during his forthcoming visit to New York City to attend the funeral of the recently deceased U.S. Vice President. The name of the assassin: Evelyn Salt. Concerned about the safety of her husband, who she cannot contact, she goes on the run. Winter refuses to accept that she is a mole or a double agent but her actions begin to raise doubts. Just who is Evelyn Salt and what is she planning?As a CIA officer, Evelyn Salt swore an oath to duty, honor and country. Her loyalty will be tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. Salt goes on the run, using all her skills and years of experience as a covert operative to elude capture. Salt's efforts to prove her innocence only serve to cast doubt on her motives, as the hunt to uncover the truth behind her identity continues and the question remains: Who is Salt? Box Office: Salt opened in 3,612 theaters and at number two with USD$12,532,333. On its opening weekend, the film made $36,011,243 behind Inception, which made $42,725,012 on its second weekend. As of October 24th, Salt has come to gross $118,311,368 in the United States and Canada and $175,017,705 in other countries, for a worldwide total of $293,329,073.
Cast:Angelina Jolie, Liev Schreiber, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Daniel Olbrychski