2009 • R • Action & Adventure, Romance, Drama
Rachel Weisz and Oscar Isaac in epic ancient Egypt.
WHY WE PICKED IT: We love Rachel Weisz in this highly-rated, historic adventure - and think you will, too.
Hypatia is a philosopher who happens to be stunningly beautiful with several suitors. She decides to wed herself to the pursuit of knowledge but with the violent birth of Christianity, she must choose to be true or conform. Rachel Weisz leads this epic period drama pursued by the ever-handsome Oscar Isaac, with Alejandro Amenábar at the helm.
DIRECTOR: Alejandro Amenábar
CAST: Rachel Weisz, Max Minghella, Oscar Isaac, Rupert Evans