Synopsis: One choice can transform you-or it can destroy you. But every choice has consequences, and as unrest surges in the factions all around her, Tris Prior must continue trying to save those she loves--and herself--while grappling with haunting questions of grief and forgiveness, identity and loyalty, politics and love. Tris's initiation day should have been marked by celebration and victory with her chosen faction; instead, the day ended with unspeakable horrors. War now looms as conflict between the factions and their ideologies grows. And in times of war, sides must be chosen, secrets will emerge, and choices will become even more irrevocable--and even more powerful. Transformed by her own decisions but also by haunting grief and guilt, radical new discoveries, and shifting relationships. Tris must fully embrace her Divergence, even if she does not know what she may lose by doing so.
Director(s): Robert Schwentke
Production: Lionsgate Films
  3 wins & 17 nominations.
Rotten Tomatoes:
119 min


Long ago,

before the founders established

this great city of ours...

...that word was all but meaningless,

an ideal as elusive as a dream.

Now, 200 years later

We are all of us living proof

that peace is indeed attainable.

The reason for this is of

course are faction system.

Erudite, Dauntless,

Amity, Candor, Abnegation

In dividing people according

to personality and attitude...

...we've created a society in which

each faction plays a critical role... maintaining the social order.

But this harmony we achieved

is now under attack from...

...a small but extremely

dangerous group of individuals

We call them 'Divergents'.

They are in essence the worst

of what humanity used to be...

...rebelious, defious, and uncontrollable.

Five days ago, a rogue group

of divergents posing as

Dauntless brutely invaded Abnegation... an obvious attempt to

cripple the faction system... attacking its most vunerable members.

These divergents despise

our system because...

...they are incapable of conforming to it.

These latest rumours for

example that I was somehow...

...behind the attack on abnegation... nothing more than

divergent propaganda.

I have devoted myself to bringing

these fugitives to justice.

I've exercised my right as acting

council leader to declare martial law...

...until I'm confident that any threat

to our security has been elimintated.

Tell Jeanine that we got it.

We are all that's left of humanity.

The vast wall that encloses this city...

...may protect us from

our toxic surroundings,

but it is up to us to confront any element

that can poison us from within.

Because when you are

civilization's last hope...

...peace is not merely an ideal...

...its an obligation.

And it is up to all us to take a stand

position against it's one true enemy.



We should make sure it's clear.


Help us, help us, please!

Please help us, you have to help us!

I'm sorry, you have to leave.

You just don't belong here.

- It's all her fault.

You killed Will.


She killed...


You've killed us all.

And...Three! Higher!

Higher, higher!

- Are you alright?

Okay everyone back to your classroom.

I just wanted to do something different.


Well that's definitely different.

You don't like it?

- No, i like it, i like it alot.

I'm just surprised, that's all.

What's going on, Tris?

- Nothing. I'm fine.


Still having nightmares?


We're good.

You and me. I know nothing

else is, but we are.

Time for chores.

How much longer do we

have to stay here, Four?

Until we know it's safe to leave.


- Hey.


You can't ignore me forever.

I know you're thinking

about your next move,

but there are things you don't know.

Marcus, please just leave us alone.

Your mother didn't come back to

abnegation just to save you.

She died trying to hide

something from Jeanine...

...that something entrusted to Abnegation...

...long ago.

- Marcus! Stop!

Whatever you want from us,

you're not gonna get it.

I'm not the enemy here.

You found it...

It was in the home of Natalie

and Andrew Prior, like you said.

Want to tell me what's inside?

A message from the founders of

the future our people deserve.

Divergents will destroy our society,

unless we destroy them.

And now we can.

However, only a divergent

can open this box.

Find them!

Every last one of them.

Go with happiness.

Go with happiness...

You with happiness.

- Thank you.

Go with happiness.

I really don't know how much longer I

can do this whole peace and love thing.

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