|Directed by||:||Francis Lawrence||Produced by||:||Peter Chernin, Steve Zaillian||Screenplay by||:||Justin Haythe||Based on||:||Red Sparrow by Jason Matthews||Starring||:||Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Charlotte Rampling||Music by||:||James Newton Howard||Cinematography||:||Jo Willems|
Red Sparrow is a 2018 American spy film directed by Francis Lawrence and written by Justin Haythe, based on the 2013 novel of the same name by Jason Matthews. The film stars an ensemble cast made up of Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Charlotte Rampling, Mary-Louise Parker, and Jeremy Irons. It tells the story of a Russian intelligence officer who is sent to make contact with a CIA agent and possible mole.
The film premiered at Newseum in Washington, DC on February 15, 2018, and is scheduled to be released in the United States on March 2, 2018. It received mixed-to-positive reviews from critics.