November 19, 2010 03:08:48 GMT
The female lead approaches the American tourist and introduces herself before she asks him to arrange a story about her.
Columbia Pictures has dropped the first clip for "The Tourist" which puts Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp on the leads. Making its way out via MySpace, the video highlights the first meeting of their characters in a train during when Jolie's Elise goes straight to a chair in front of Depp's Frank and introduces herself to the man.
Elise is a female Interpol agent who is in a mission to locate a criminal with whom she once had an affair. Frank, in the meantime, is an American tourist who is having a vacation in Italy to mend a broken heart.
Against the breathtaking backdrop of Venice, Frank pursues a potential romance but Elise uses him as a dupe to reach her goal. Frank soon finds himself the pursued as he and Elise are caught in whirlwind of intrigue and danger.
"The Tourist" is a remake of 2005 French film entitled "Anthony Zimmer". Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck serves behind the lens for the upcoming thriller, which is set to grace theaters in the U.S. starting December 10. Paul Bettany and Timothy Dalton support the cast ensemble.