The release date for crime thriller Secret In Their Eyes is no longer hidden from view; STX Entertainment announced today that the film will hit theaters November 20.
Adapted from the Argentine film by Juan José Campanella, which won the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film for 2010, Secret In Their Eyes follows the murder of the teenage daughter of an FBI investigator. Teaming with a district attorney, the investigator and her partner discover that the killer is a protected witness in a terrorism case. Allowed to go free, the murderer then disappears, leading to a 13 year long quest to bring him to justice. What follows is a tragedy of grief and vengeance as an unspeakable secret is revealed.
Written and directed by Billy Ray (Captain Phillips, The Hunger Games, Shattered Glass), it stars Chiwetel Ejiofor, Nicole Kidman, and Julia Roberts. Mark Johnson (Rain Man, Breaking Bad) and IM Global president of production Matt Jackson are producing, with Campanella exec producing along with IM Global’s Stuart Ford, John Ufland and Jeremiah Samuels.