Brand New Poster For Halle Berry's "Dark Tide" Surfaces (Official Trailer Likely Coming)

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by Tambay A. Obenson
February 10, 2012 9:47 AM
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First, a quick recap... It's the shark thriller titled Dark Tide, in which Ms Berry stars as a diving instructor who is "drawn to close encounters with the White Sharks that rule the shores of the isolated island on which she lives." Olivier plays Halle’s husband in the movie, who “chooses ambition over his wife’s safety in a split second encounter with the jaws of death, leading to their marriage nearly falling apart.

As was announced a few weeks ago, the film will finally be released via VOD and in a limited theatrical release on March 30th.

You've seen the unofficial trailer, but I'm assuming an official trailer will soon be released, especially since the UNofficial trailer has been pulled from YouTube (you could probably find it online still), and a brand new poster for the film just dropped. The full poster is at the bottom of this post.

Repeating what I've said before... I can't really say what to expect here... Halle's stock isn't very high at the moment, given the reception of her last film, Frankie And Alice; Although she's attached to at least 1 high profile project - the Cloud Atlas adaptation by Tom Twyker and the Wachowskis, with Tom Hanks confirmed to star. 

She could use a career boost here, and sometimes all it takes is one box office hit to do that. But I don't think Dark Tide is it.

There's more news about her personal life than there is about her professional.

Rumor is that she's moving to France with her beau Olivier Martinez (lucky bastard), so maybe she'll start making French films; although I'm sure Sonia Rolland will have something to say about that ;)

Full poster immediately below (that bikini top design is a little distracting):

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7 Comments

  • supporter | March 1, 2012 10:43 PMReply

    I love halle, and we all have ups and downs, let us hope this is not a downer for her... if is happen to be, then i will and i am sure there are others that will keep our eyes open for something wonderful from her in the near futrue:-)

  • Boomslang | February 10, 2012 6:05 PMReply

    I don't think I could stomach Halle in a lead role , enve Martinez even less. The poster looks dated .It looks like a cross between "speed" 1997 and "deep blue sea" 1999 set in Hawaii. This is a poorly excuted promotional material.

  • Jayson Jay | February 10, 2012 2:40 PMReply

    I predict a straight to dvd is in this movies future.

  • mantan | February 10, 2012 2:57 PM

    it does look like something that will go straight to video.

    what the f*ck is going on with hale berry??? maybe she should a tv show on a premium channel or something because this feature film thing isn't working out for her right now.

  • BONDGIRL | February 10, 2012 10:48 AMReply

    I like the poster. I can't recall the last time a black woman was front and center on one. Even the Colombiana one had Zoe in a profile shot with her head down, like she was praying. I just hope the film is good.

  • ojie | February 10, 2012 10:30 AMReply

    Do they really have to stick our breasts in our faces for us to notice the poster? So sad

  • Sergio | February 10, 2012 11:12 AM

    And the problem is??????????

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