The husky-voiced actress delivers performances beyond her years in the artful historical piece GIRL WITH A PEARL EARING (2003); the gossipy, Oscar-Wilde-based romantic dramedy A GOOD WOMAN (2006); and the touching immigration drama AN AMERICAN RHAPSODY (2001). See individual titles for complete information.
GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING (2003): Seventeen-year-old Griet must work to support her family and becomes a maid in the house of Johannes Vermeer, where she gradually attracts the master painter's attention. Johannes and Griet must hide their inspiration of each other from his vo latile wife Catharina. The wealthy and troublemaking Master van Ruijven senses the intimacy between the artist and his maid and cont rives a commission for Vermeer to paint Griet alone. The result will be one of the greatest paintings ever created, but at what cost' A GOOD WOMAN (2006): A notorious seductress enters a gossipy society and entices the husband of a faithful young woman, delighting the gossips and prompt ing a series of unexpected consequences. AN AMERICAN RHAPSODY (2001): Nastassja Kinski and Tony Goldwyn star as a hungarian couple persecuted by an oppresive Communist government. Forced to flee their country, the leave their baby girl with Hungarian foster parents. Several years later, the girl, Suzanne Scarlett Johansson), reunited with her mother and father in California. But as Suzanne gros, so do the questions about her mysterious past and heritage, as she embarks on an unforgettable journey of self-discovery.