Magical A New York Winter’s Tale trailer arrives

The magic of a wintery New York is set to reach the rest of the world this February with the arrival of the magical love story, A New York Winter’s Tale. Starring Colin Farrell and Downton Abbey‘s Jessica Brown Findlay, this is set to be a love story with a difference.

The enchanting A New York Winter’s Tale trailer really does have a romantic yet tragic feel to it and will no doubt capture both the pain and beauty of a great love story. Based on the novel by Mark Helprin, the story sees an Irishman attempt to steal from a Manhattan mansion, only to find the daughter still at home. This chance meeting then develops into a love story set against the gorgeous New York wintery backdrop.

Check out the poster and trailer below.

A New York Winter’s Tale

A New York Winter’s Tale arrives in cinemas on 21st February 2014

A New York Winter’s Tale synopsis

Set in a mythic New York City and spanning more than a century, “A New York Winter’s Tale” is a story of miracles, crossed destinies, and the age-old battle between good and evil. The film stars Colin Farrell (“Total Recall”), Jessica Brown Findlay (TV’s “Downton Abbey”), and Oscar® winners Jennifer Connelly (“A Beautiful Mind”), William Hurt (“Kiss of the Spider Woman”), Eva Marie Saint (“On the Waterfront”) and Russell Crowe (“Gladiator”). “Winter’s Tale” also introduces young newcomers Ripley Sobo and Mckayla Twiggs (both from Broadway’s “Once”).

The film marks the directorial debut of Academy Award®-winning screenwriter Akiva Goldsman (“A Beautiful Mind”), who also wrote the screenplay, based on the acclaimed novel by Mark Helprin. Goldsman is also producing the film with Marc Platt (“Drive”), Michael Tadross (“Sherlock Holmes”) and Tony Allard (Showtime’s “The Baby Dance”). The executive producers are Kerry Foster and Bruce Berman.

The behind-the-scenes creative team includes five-time Oscar®-nominated director of photography Caleb Deschanel (“The Passion of the Christ,” “The Patriot”), production designer Naomi Shohan (“Constantine,” “I Am Legend”), costume designer Michael Kaplan (“Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol,” “Star Trek”) and editors Wayne Wahrman (“I Am Legend”) and Oscar® nominee Tim Squyres (“Life of Pi,” “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon”). The music is composed by Oscar® winner Hans Zimmer (“The Lion King,” “Inception,” “Man of Steel”).

A New York Winter’s Tale poster

About Amanda Keats

Amanda is a film buff with tastes ranging from Japanese horror to classic comedies. Favourite films include Monty Python's Life of Brian, Top Secret and Battle Royale and when she isn't watching films (or talking about them non-stop) she likes to debate whether book to film conversions are ever any good. (Answer: yes, sometimes they are!) A recovering vegetarian, Amanda is also fluent in Spanish and yet still follows subtitles during Spanish films.