They've been nominated for countless awards and have seen Natalie Portman win a couple of Best Actress awards, and in a few days you'll get to finally watch the much anticipated 'Black Swan' in cinemas February 24!
Black Swan follows the tale of Nina (Portman), a ballerina in a New York City ballet company whose life is solely wrapped around dancing.
When artistic director Thomas Leroy (Vincent Cassel) decides to replace prima ballerina Beth Macintyre (Winona Ryder) for the opening production of their new season, “Swan Lake,” Nina is his first choice.
But Nina has competition: a new dancer, Lily (Kunis), who impresses Leroy as well. Swan Lake requires a dancer who can play both the White Swan with innocence and grace, and the Black Swan, who represents guile and sensuality.
Nina fits the White Swan role perfectly but Lily is the personification of the Black Swan. As the two young dancers expand their rivalry into a twisted friendship, Nina begins to get more in touch with her dark side with a recklessness that threatens to destroy her.
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