The Goldfinch Release Date, Plot, Cast & More
The film adaptation of Donna Tartt’s best-selling novel The Goldfinch is all set for its release. The story revolves around the characters of Nicole Kidman and Ansel Elgort. In addition, Stranger Things’ Finn Wolfhard (Mike) is also playing an important role. The Goldfinch release date, trailer, plot, cast & more are discussed below.
The Goldfinch Plot
The Plot revolves around the story of Theo, a young boy who loses his mother in a bombing. Theo steals a priceless Dutch painting titled The Goldfinch from a museum after his mother’s death. The young boy is taken in by a wealthy family of Upper East Side and his life changes. His extreme life choices take him around the world for a decade full of sorrow, mystery, adventure and redemption, all in the presence of the painting.
The Goldfinch Cast
The Goldfinch cast includes Nicole Kidman, Finn Wolfhard, Ansel Elgort, Ashleigh Cummings, & Jeffrey Wright. Ansel Elgort plays the role of Theodore Decker (Theo) whose troubled and painful childhood leads him to the world of art theft & forgery. Nicole Kidman is Samantha Barbour, Theo’s mother after adaption. Nicole has a cool character of a wealthy & kind socialite. Jeffrey Wright is James Hobart who plays an important role in the life of Theo, being his mentor. Finn Wolfhand is playing the younger version of Boris (Adult played by Aneurin Barnard) who becomes Theo’s closest friend. Ashleigh Cummings lays Pippa, Theo’s love.
Release Date, Trailer & More
The Goldfinch release date for US is set for September 13, 2019. UK release date is expected to be September 27, 2019. Film rights of the novel were sold to Warner Bros. & RatPac Entertainment. Two official trailers and a First Look have been released till date. You can watch the trailers below.
BAFTA award winner John Crowley is the director of The Goldfinch. A fun fact about the Goldfinch painting, it is real. It is a 1654 oil painting by Carel Fabritius.