• Release Date: September 18, 2009
  • Run Time: 1 hr 46 min
  • Rating: R - sexuality, nudity and language
  • Cast: Charlize Theron, Kim Basinger, Joaquim de Almeida
  • Director: Guillermo Arriaga
  • Genre: Drama

Synopsis: "The Burning Plain," a romantic mystery about a woman on the edge who takes an emotional journey back to the defining moment of her life. Oscar-winner Charlize Theron plays Sylvia, a beautiful restaurant manager whose cool, professional demeanor masks the sexually charged storm within. When a stranger from Mexico confronts her with her mysterious past, Sylvia is launched into a journey through space and time that inextricably connects her to these disparate characters, all of whom are grappling with their own romantic destinies.