Salt (2010)


As a CIA officer, Evelyn Salt swore an oath to duty, honor and country. Her loyalty will be tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy.

Evelyn ‘Salt’ is a CIA officer who is accused by a defector of being a Russian sleeper spy, Salt goes on the run to clear her name and ultimately prove that she is a nationalist. Using all her skills and years of experience as a covert operative, she must evade capture and guard her husband or the world’s most powerful forces will eliminate any trace of her existence.

Release Date

23 July 2010 (USA)

Trailer for Salt


Angelina Jolie … Evelyn Salt
Liev Schreiber … Winter
Chiwetel Ejiofor … Peabody
Yara Shahidi … Cleo
Zoe Lister Jones … Zoe Kinnally
Gaius Charles … Todd Bottoms

Interesting Fact

The movie was originally scripted with a male lead and Tom Cruise was approached to play the title character. Ultimately, he backed out and the script was rewritten with a female lead and Angelina Jolie took the role.

Official Site

Salt [Official Site]

The Good

Angelina Jolie Fans will love her in another action movie.

The Bad

Angelina Jolie in another Thriller as an undercover agent? No thanks.