Salt || Evelyn Salt (Angelina Jolie) is being tortured in a prison in North Korea on suspicion of being an American spy. Her boyfriend, arachnologist Mike Krause (August Diehl), generates so much publicity about Salt’s imprisonment that the CIA is forced to arrange a prisoner exchange, despite the agency’s policy against it. Salt’s CIA colleague Ted Winter (Liev Schreiber) greets Salt at the border. As they drive away, Mike proposes marriage, despite Salt’s admission to Mike that she is in fact a CIA operative.
Two years later, on Salt and Krause’s wedding anniversary, a Russian defector named Oleg Vasilyevich Orlov (Daniel Olbrychski) walks into Salt’s office. Salt interrogates him, with Winter and CIA counterintelligence officer Darryl Peabody (Chiwetel Ejiofor) observing. Orlov claims that, on “Day X”, highly trained Russian sleeper agents known as “KAs” will destroy the U.S. He tells them that Agent “KA-12” will assassinate Russian president Boris Matveyev (Olek Krupa) at the funeral of the American Vice President. Orlov reveals that KA-12 named Evelyn Salt, and lie detectors confirm his entire story. Peabody orders She be detained, while Orlov kills two agents and escapes. In the confusion, Salt is able to escape from the building, running barefoot through the street. While the CIA searching for her, Salt discovers that her husband kidnapped.
A while later at the funeral, She appears to succeed in killing President Matveyev, and then surrenders herself. However Matveyev declared dead. Therefore She escapes again and heads to a barge where Orlov is hiding with other sleeper agents. In Conclusion a series of flashbacks, She recalls growing up in the Soviet Union and being trained with other children. On the barge, Orlov welcomes her back and has Mike killed in front of her.
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Actors: Angelina Jolie, Liev Schreiber, Chiwetel Ejiofor
Directors: Phillip Noyce
Production: Wintergreen Productions, Columbia Pictures, Relativity Media
Duration: 104 Menit
Release Date: 21 July 2010