Knight of Cups adheres to writer Rick (Christian Bale, The Fighter, American Hustle) on an odyssey through the playgrounds of Los Angeles and Las Vegas as he embarks on a search for love and also self. Even as he moves with a desire-laden landscape of estates, resorts, beaches and also clubs, Rick grapples over challenging relationships with his brother (Wes Bentley) and father (Brian Dennehy). His pursuit to damage the spell of his disenchantment takes him on a series of experiences with six alluring females: rebellious Della (Imogen Poots); his physician ex-wife, Nancy (Cate Blanchett); a calm model Helen (Freida Pinto); a lady he wronged in the past Elizabeth (Natalie Portman); a perky, spirited pole dancer Karen (Teresa Palmer); and an innocent Isabel (Isabel Lucas), that helps him see a method forward.
Rick relocates a daze with an odd as well as overwhelming dreamscape– yet can he get up to the beauty, mankind as well as rhythms of life around him? The much deeper he looks, the more the journey becomes his destination.
The 7th movie from director Terrence Malick (The Thin Red Line, Tree of Life), Knight of Cups (the title refers to the Tarot card showing a romantic traveler guided by his feelings) uses both a vision of modern life as well as an extremely individual experience of memory, household, and love. Knight of Cups is generated by Nicolas Gonda, Sarah Green and also Ken Kao. Popular team consists of cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki (Gravity, Birdman), production designer Jack Fisk, outfit developer Jacqueline West, as well as author Hanan Townshend (To The Wonder). The movie’s set actors additionally includes Antonio Banderas, Cherry Jones and Armin Mueller-Stahl.
- The movie has garnered some attention internationally through different nominations and awards.