Red Sparrow is a story of Dominika Egorova, played by Jennifer Lawrence who is drafted against her will to become a “sparrow,” a trained seductress in the Russian security service. In the process, Dominika learns to use her body as a weapon but struggles to maintain her sense of self during the training process. Finding her power in an unfair system, she emerges as one of the program’s strongest assets. Her first target is Nate Nash (Joel Edgerton), a CIA officer who handles the agency’s most sensitive infiltration of Russian intelligence. Based on the book by former CIA officer Jason Matthews, “Red Sparrow” reunites Jennifer Lawrence with her “Hunger Games” director, Francis Lawrence with Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Charlotte Rampling, Mary-Louise Parker and Jeremy Irons rounding out the cast.
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