I reluctantly let it go". [6] The third installment, Allegiant (2016), grossed $179 million. Tris Prior (Shailene Woodley) is warned she is Divergent and will never fit into any one group. Beatrice Prior must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart with the help from others on her side. | First, the Divergent series was not knock off of Hunger Games. Tris, the main character, is a "Divergent", and Jeanine, leader of the faction Erudite, wants to eliminate all Divergents and gain complete power over the world. $66.18M, See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc, Character Repeating Someone Else's Dialogue. A set was constructed for the Amity Compound at Serenbe Community South of Atlanta. [2] They acquired film rights to the Allegiant novel in December 2013, deciding in April 2014 to split the third novel into a two-part film adaptation.[3]. Thus, the first three films of the series have grossed over $765 million worldwide. [27] In February 2014, it was confirmed that Robert Schwentke would direct the sequel instead. Guardians was one of the best fantasy movies not just in 2014, but in the past several years. According to IMDb, the Divergent films are ranked as follows: Divergent (2014) – 6.7/10 Insurgent (2015) – 6.2/10 Allegiant (2016) – 5.7/10 PG-13 Neil Burger directed the first film, Divergent, and was originally going to direct the sequel, The Divergent Series: Insurgent, but in December 2013 it was announced that Burger would not return, due to him still working on post-production work for the first film. | Allegiant grossed $66.2 million in North America and $113.1 million in other territories for a worldwide total of $179.2 million. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the mysterious Four must find out what makes Divergents … When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the mysterious Four must find out what makes Divergents dangerous before it's too late. Principal photography of Divergent began on April 16, 2013, and concluded on July 16, 2013. Tris Prior (Shailene Woodley) is warned she is Divergent and will never fit into any one group. Director: So, distilling that into a cool, faithful two-hour movie is challenging. Theo James, "— All citizens of Chicago In Veronica Roth's novel Divergent, Beatrice Prior's (Tris) society is divided into five factions, each dedicated to the cultivation of a particular virtue. On April 11, 2014, the studio decided to split the final book, Allegiant, into two parts, much like Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Parts 1 and 2, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Parts 1 and 2, and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Parts 1 and 2. $5.99. Director: Film Main article: The Divergent Series: Insurgent The Divergent Series: Insurgent was released March 20, 2015. Once outside, old discoveries are quickly rendered meaningless with the revelation of shocking new truths. There will be plenty of sexual tension and chemistry, but it's important that all of that stuff doesn't just feel like it's thrown in, but that it all helps Tris grow as a character. [40] Early June 2014, Stephanie Leigh Schlund announced that she was cast in the film as a member of the Amity,[41] and Naomi Watts and Daniel Dae Kim joined the cast as Evelyn Johnson and Jack Kang. FREE Shipping on your first order shipped by Amazon. Of all the young adult series that followed in the success of Twilight and The Hunger Games, Divergent seemed the best set to last the distance. DIVERGENT is a thrilling action-adventure film set in a world where people are divided into distinct factions based on human virtues. Jai Courtney, Votes: It was the first movie in the trilogy, and you can say it was the best out of the three. They have been produced by Lucy Fisher, Pouya Shabazian, and Douglas Wick. | When Woodley was four years old she began commercial modeling. Director: On May 12, 2014, it was announced that Octavia Spencer joined the cast as Amity representative Johanna Reyes. "[26] The producers said about his casting: "We took our time to find the right actor to fill the role of Four, and Theo is definitely the perfect fit. | QUICK ADD. "[11], In December 2013, Summit Entertainment announced that a film adaptation of Insurgent, the second novel in the Divergent trilogy, would be released as The Divergent Series: Insurgent on March 20, 2015,[12] as a sequel to the film adaptation of Divergent with Brian Duffield originally chosen to write the script for the film. After the earth-shattering revelations of Insurgent, Tris must escape with Four beyond the wall that encircles Chicago, to finally discover the shocking truth of the world around them. But I thought, just for today, I'd let them think that I am a complete bitch. It was a recipe for failure, at least with me on board. [32] The studio's announcement included a bit of casting news: Mekhi Phifer will play Dauntless leader Max. | "[8], Daugherty further added, "It's tricky because the book is a very packed read with a lot of big ideas. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 Jennifer Lawrence. There will b… The movie, “based on” the second half of Allegiant, was titled The Divergent Series: Ascendant and was originally slated to be released March 24, 2017. In July 2016, after the poor performance of the third film at the box office, the producers considered creating the fourth as a television film, which would add new characters to the story and possibly continue in a spinoff television series that would move beyond the books. A fourth film was initially planned, with a March 2017 release, based on the latter half of the Allegiant book. It's inherently and inextricably linked to Tris' character journey. [20] On September 10, 2015, it was announced that the two films would be re-titled, with Part 1 being renamed as The Divergent Series: Allegiant and Part 2 as The Divergent Series: Ascendant. The first installment, Divergent (2014), grossed over $288 million worldwide,[4] while the second installment, Insurgent (2015), grossed over $297 million worldwide. [29] Ray Stevenson, Jai Courtney and Aaron Eckhart were announced to be in talks to join the cast on March 15, 2013,[30] Stevenson and Courtney joined the cast as Marcus Eaton and Eric, respectively. To survive, Tris is forced to solve dilemmas on courage, allegiance, sacrifice, and love. Evan Daugherty, who co-wrote the screenplay with Vanessa Taylor, said, "I get hung up on the toughness of the movie but of equal importance is the love story between Tris and Four. Theo James, Veronica has crafted a truly iconic character in Four and we cannot wait to begin production and bring him and this story to life for millions of fans around the world."[25]. All the movies the Divergent series, in order of release. Rotten Tomatoes, home of the Tomatometer, is the most trusted measurement of quality for Movies & TV. I promise.' Since Winslet joined the filming late, she used that distance from her co-stars to appear aloof on the first day of her shoot. In a futuristic dystopian Chicago, society is divided into five factions based on human virtue. Divergent is a film and book series depicting a dystopian future with five factions. 119 min [23][24] On March 15, 2013, it was announced that Theo James had been cast as Four. For the first time ever, they will leave the only city and family that they have ever known to find a peaceful solution for their embroiled city. Kate Winslet, Votes: [54][56], In September 2016, Shailene Woodley stated on Today that the decision of film or television had not been finalized and that it was "a limbo waiting game. [22] Lucas Till, Jack Reynor, Jeremy Irvine, Alex Pettyfer, Brenton Thwaites, Alexander Ludwig and Luke Bracey were all considered for the role of Tobias "Four" Eaton. Blu-ray $5.99 $ 5. In a world divided by factions based on virtues, Tris learns she's Divergent and won't fit in. Though the first two films were commercially successful, the series as a whole has not been well received by critics. A later short story, We Can Be Mended, serves as an epilogue five years after the events of the trilogy, again from Four's perspec Once outside, old discoveries are quickly rendered meaningless with the revelation of shocking new truths. [33] Later it was confirmed that she would portray Jeanine Matthews. Theo James, So there's a world that really has to be built out for the big screen… the movie is going to do it a little more efficiently. Kate Winslet, She also mentions the chemistry between him and Shailene: "He is a perfect match for Shailene's incredibly strong presence as Tris. Stars: "Faction before blood. Stars: As they search for allies and answers in the wake of the uprising, Tris and Four are on the run. In March 2011, Summit Entertainment picked up the rights for Divergent with Douglas Wick and Lucy Fisher's... Music. [58], In August 2017, Starz and Lionsgate Television announced that they were beginning to develop the television series with the director Lee Toland Krieger and The Legend of Tarzan writer Adam Cozad remaining attached from the original project. Analyst Ben Mogil said, "Divergent is more similar to Hunger Games in that the company owns the underlying economics (i.e. The movies are based upon the Divergent novels by Veronica Roth and have been released yearly from 2015. Principal photography for The Divergent Series: Allegiant began in Atlanta on May 18, 2015,[50][51] with filming concluding on August 23, 2015. [31] That same day, Miles Teller was cast as Peter. DIVERGENT is a thrilling action-adventure film set in a world where people are divided into distinct factions based on human virtues. Actress Shailene Woodley was born in Simi Valley, California, to Lori (Victor), a middle school counselor, and Lonnie Woodley, a school principal. (11,597) IMDb 6.7 2h 19min 2014 X-Ray PG-13 "Divergent" is a thrilling action-adventure film set in a world where people are divided into distinct factions based on human virtues. [45] On June 11, 2014, Emjay Anthony joined the cast as Hector. Veronica Roth and Neil Burger have acted as executive producers on the first two films. [59][60] In December 2018, Starz announced that it no longer sought to develop a television series[61] and cited the lack of interest of the cast and the network executives.[62]. For two days, production was moved to Chicago with scenes being filmed in Wells Street, Franklin Street, and Adams Street. Shailene Woodley, Tris must escape with Four and go beyond the wall enclosing Chicago. by Kate Egan. Haunted by her past choices but desperate to protect the people she loves, Tris faces one impossible challenge after another as she unlocks the truth about the past and, ultimately, the future of her world. Book. While Shailene Woodley and co-stars including Theo James and Miles Teller returned for the sequel, while original director Neil Burger handed over the reins to Robert Schwentke. [39] Late May 2014, Suki Waterhouse and Jonny Weston were cast as Marlene and Edgar respectively. | During the time that Neil Burger was originally going to direct the sequel, Brian Duffield was recruited to write the screenplay for The Divergent Series: Insurgent, but after Burger dropped out of the film and Robert Schwentke took over as director, he brought in Akiva Goldsman and Mark Bomback to rewrite Duffield's script. They were like, 'We're holding to a March 2015 release date, and we have to start no later than May 2014.' Stars: Maggie Q as Tori Wu Production. When the factions were formed, however, each gained a negative and a positive trait. The Divergent trilogy is a series of young adult science fiction adventure novels by American novelist Veronica Roth set in a post-apocalyptic dystopian Chicago. Filming for the franchise began on April 16, 2013. DVD. Snow White and the Huntsman screenwriter Evan Daugherty and Hope Springs screenwriter Vanessa Taylor co-wrote the screenplay for Divergent. | Gross: [16] On December 5, 2014, it was announced that Schwentke would return for The Divergent Series: Allegiant.[28]. Add to Wishlist. Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi. Divergent Series Four-Book Hardcover Gift Set: Divergent, Insurgent, Allegiant, Four. In downtown Atlanta, a zip-line scene was filmed for which a set was constructed on the roof of Peachtree Center. In a world in which people are divided into distinct factions based on human virtues, Tris Prior is warned that she is Divergent and will never fit into any of the groups. When she discovers a conspiracy by a faction leader to destroy all Divergents, Tris must learn to trust the mysterious Four, and they must find out what makes being Divergent so dangerous before it is too late. [19] On December 5, 2014, it was announced that Robert Schwentke will return to direct Part 1. The definitive site for Reviews, Trailers, Showtimes, and Tickets Add to Wishlist. Join the spectacular adventure as Tris (Shailene Woodley) - a Divergent who will never fit in a future world divided by factions - unites with the mysterious Four (Theo James) to unlock the truth about the past, fighting to protect her loved ones and save her city in the first three action-packed movies from THE DIVERGENT SERIES. For the book series on which the film series is based, see. 1-16 of 185 results for "divergent movies series" The Divergent Series 3-Film Collection [Blu-ray] 4.8 out of 5 stars 2,327. The factions are Abnegation, Erudite, Dauntless, Amity, and Candor. [7] Evan Daugherty, who co-wrote the screenplay with Vanessa Taylor, said, "I get hung up on the toughness of the movie but of equal importance is the love story between Tris and Four. The trilogy consists of Divergent, Insurgent and Allegiant. For the first time ever, they will leave the only city and family they have ever known. The 5th Wave (Fifth Wave Series #1) by Rick Yancey. 120 min [1] Neil Burger was announced as the director on August 23, 2012. [12] On April 11, 2014, Lionsgate announced that the film adaptation would be split into two films with the first part titled, The Divergent Series: Allegiant – Part 1. "[9] Author Veronica Roth said about the script of the film: "Reading a script is a really interesting experience. Neil Burger was announced as the director on August 23, 2012. The series stars Shailene Woodley and Theo James as lead characters Beatrice Prior (Tris) and Tobias Eaton (Four), respectively. The Divergent Series: Allegiant split the final book in Roth’s trilogy into two films, with production planned to begin on the final movie after its predecessor hit theaters. The Veronica Roth novels consist primarily of the trilogy of Divergent, Insurgent, and Allegiant. | Gross: The supporting cast includes Ansel Elgort, Zoë Kravitz, and Miles Teller. The meager financial returns of Allegiant halted those plans, and in July 2016 it was announced that a TV movie would instead wrap up the story, and also add new characters that could feature in a potential TV spinoff. [34], Talking about playing the negative character for the first time, Winslet said, "I'm no idiot. The first movie was released in 2014 and was swiftly followed by sequel The Divergent Series: Insurgent the following year. In a world divided by factions based on virtues, Tris learns she's Divergent and won't fit in. [21], On October 22, 2012, it was announced that Shailene Woodley had landed the lead role of Beatrice "Tris" Prior. "I wanted to break it and say, 'It's OK, I'm really fun. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2 Jennifer Lawrence. She has one brother, Tanner. 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