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Black Swan (1-Sep-2010)

Director: Darren Aronofsky

Writers: Andres Heinz; Mark Heyman; John McLaughlin

Original Score by: Clint Mansell

Producers: Mike Medavoy; Arnold W. Messer; Brian Oliver; Scott Franklin

Keywords: Thriller, Ballet, Mental Illness, New York

New York City ballet dancer Nina Sayers, consumed by her profession, becomes party to a series of increasingly strange happenings whilst preparing for a major performance.

ABSTRACT
Natalie Portman stars in this psychological thriller about ballet dancer Nina Sayers' increasingly fragile mental state in the face of fierce competition, a pressure to perform, and a series of increasingly strange and disturbing "happenings" ranging in intensity from the seemingly mundane to the jarringly mortal.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Vincent Cassel
Actor
23-Nov-1966   Irréversible
Toby Hemingway
Actor
28-May-1983   The Covenant
Barbara Hershey
Actor
5-Feb-1948   Boxcar Bertha and Mary Magdalene
Mila Kunis
Actor
14-Aug-1983   Jackie on That 70's Show
Mark Margolis
Actor
26-Nov-1939   The Fountain
Janet Montgomery
Actor
29-Oct-1985   Ames on Human Target
Natalie Portman
Actor
9-Jun-1981   Black Swan
Winona Ryder
Actor
29-Oct-1971   Edward Scissorhands
Ksenia Solo
Actor
8-Oct-1987   Kenzi on Lost Girl
Sebastian Stan
Actor
13-Aug-1983   Captain America: The First Avenger

CAST

Natalie Portman   ...   Nina Sayers
Vincent Cassel   ...   Thomas Leroy
Mila Kunis   ...   Lily
Barbara Hershey   ...   Erica Sayers
and
Winona Ryder   ...   Beth Macintyre
Benjamin Millepied   ...   David
Ksenia Solo   ...   Veronica
Kristina Anapau   ...   Galina
Janet Montgomery   ...   Madeline
Sebastian Stan   ...   Andrew
Toby Hemingway   ...   Tom
Sergio Torrado   ...   Sergio
Mark Margolis   ...   Mr. Fithian
Tina Sloan   ...   Mrs. Fithian
Abe Aronofsky   ...   Mr. Stein
Charlotte Aronofsky   ...   Mrs. Stein
Marcia Jean Kurtz   ...   Costumer Georgina
Shaun O'Hagan   ...   Stage Manager Sebastian
Christopher Gartin   ...   Sexy Waiter Scott
Deborah Offner   ...   Administrator Susie
Stanley B. Herman   ...   Uncle Hank
Michelle Rodriguez Nouel   ...   Physical Therapist
Kurt Froman   ...   Understudy for Siegfried
Marty Krzywonos   ...   Conductor
Leslie Lyles   ...   Nurse
John Epperson   ...   Jaded Piano Player
Arkadiy Figlin   ...   Piano Player
Timothy Fain   ...   Violin Player
Sarah Lane   ...   Lady in the Lane
Liam Flaherty   ...   Man in Stall
Patrick Heusinger   ...   Rich Gent
Ballet Mistresses
Marina Stavitskaya   ...   Ballet Mistress
Christine Redpath   ...   Ballet Mistress
Olga Kostritzky   ...   Ballet Mistress
Alexandra Damiani   ...   Ballet Mistress
Corps De Ballet
Rebecca Azenberg   ...   Corps De Ballet
Laura Bowman   ...   Corps De Ballet
Holly L. Fusco   ...   Corps De Ballet
Abigail Mentzer   ...   Corps De Ballet
Barette Vance   ...   Corps De Ballet
Lillian di Piazza   ...   Corps De Ballet
Megan Dickinson   ...   Corps De Ballet
Jessy Hendrickson   ...   Corps De Ballet
Geneviève Lebean   ...   Corps De Ballet
Rachel Jambois   ...   Corps De Ballet
Ryoko Sadoshima   ...   Corps De Ballet
Kaia A. Tack   ...   Corps De Ballet
Lauren Fadeley   ...   Corps De Ballet
Sarah Hay   ...   Corps De Ballet
Adrianna de Svastich   ...   Corps De Ballet
Jamie Wolf   ...   Corps De Ballet
Carrie Lee Riggins   ...   Corps De Ballet
Gina Artese   ...   Corps De Ballet

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