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The Two Faces of January

In the summer of 1962, on holiday in Greece, a glamorous American couple–played by Viggo Mortensen and Kirsten Dunst–meet a penniless young Yale dropout turned tour guide, played by Oscar Isaac. This, however, being an adaptation of a novel by Patricia Highsmith, creator of The Talented Mr. Ripley and Strangers on a Train, no one is quite who they seem to be. Soon enough Mortensen is dragging a corpse down the corridor of his luxury hotel, and these three not-so-innocents abroad are thrown together in a tangled web of jealousy, deceit and danger, with the Greek police in hot pursuit. [Synopsis courtesy of LA Film Festival]