Colonia, also known as The Colony, is a historical romantic thriller film directed by Florian Gallenberger, produced by Benjamin Herrmann, written by Torsten Wenzel and Gallenberger, and starring Emma Watson, Daniel Brühl, and Michael Nyqvist. The film is set against the backdrop of the Chilean military coup. A young woman's desperate search for her abducted boyfriend that draws her into the infamous Colonia Dignidad, a sect nobody has ever escaped from. Emma Watson, Daniel Brühl, Michael Nyqvist. Daniel gets abducted and taken to a hidden cult in a rural area called Colonia Dignidad. 15 Apr Look, Emma Watson, Daniel Bruhl and Michael Nyqvist are all really good in their roles, I can't complain about their performances whatsoever. But this would make a better documentary. There's a lot of movies like this and this is one of them. I'd much rather see a documentary about the real life Colonia.
6 Jul Emma Watson's first major film role since the end of the Harry Potter series met with a lukewarm box office response, after taking only £47 in its opening weekend. 2 Jul Now a new film starring Emma Watson attempts to shed renewed light on this dark chapter in Chilean history. Colonia - retitled The Colony in the UK - intertwines the fictional account of two young lovers caught up in the military coup that propelled Pinochet to power, with the true story of Colonia.