Directed by Gary Ross. With Matthew McConaughey, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Keri Russell, Jacob Lofland. As civil war divides the nation, a poor farmer from Mississippi leads a group of rebels against the Confederate army.
Arrival opens with what appears to be a memory, or rather, several memories. Louise (Amy Adams) is a new mother, reveling in taking care of her baby daughter. She’s enjoying being a new mom, but motherhood is tragically short-lived. It’s soon made apparent that her daughter has died. It’s ne