When newcomer Lena Duchannes arrives in the small town of Gatlin she quickly captures the attention of Ethan Wate, who only wants to escape what he views as a boring and dead end town. He quickly gets more than he bargained for, as Lena possesses strange powers that have long kept her at a distance from others in her life.

Lena and Ethan are drawn together, but their budding romance is threatened by the dangers posed by Lena's being a Caster and her family's Dark powers, for upon her sixteenth birthday Lena must undergo the Claiming, a process that will decide her fate forever: Light or Dark.

Oscar® nominated filmmaker Richard LaGravenese (The Fisher King) writes and directs this hauntingly intense coming-of-age story about two teenage star-crossed lovers with Oscar® winners Emma Thompson and Jeremy Irons, Oscar® nominee Viola Davis, Golden Globe nominee Emmy Rossum and more play the cursed denizens of the small-town in this supernatural love story.

Genre: Sci-Fi/FantasyRomance
Original Theatrical Date: February 14, 2013