Closer is a American romantic drama film written by Patrick Marber , based on his award-winning play of the same name. The film was recognized with a number of awards and nominations , including Oscar nominations and Golden Globe wins for both Portman and Owen for their performances in supporting roles. In the opening scene, a beautiful young woman Portman and Dan Woolf Law see each other for the first time from opposite sides of a street as they are walking toward each other among many other rush-hour pedestrians. She is a young American who just arrived in London , and Dan is an unsuccessful British writer who is on his way to work, where he writes obituaries for a newspaper. Not used to the direction of the traffic, she looks the wrong way as she crosses the street and is hit by a taxi cab right in front of Dan. After he rushes to her side, she smiles to him and says, "Hello, stranger.
Larry : Alice, tell me something true. Alice : Lying's the most fun a girl can have without taking her clothes off - but it's better if you do. Alice : Where is this love? I can't see it, I can't touch it. I can't feel it. I can hear it.
Widely credited as one of the smartest and most talented women in Hollywood, Natalie Portman is also one the most beautiful. Here's a look at on-screen moments we fell for her all over again. Few expected Natalie Portman to turn up in this medieval stoner comedy starring James Franco and Danny McBride - and even fewer expected her to strip down for a totally unnecessary river bathing scene that added absolutely nothing to the already thread-bare storyline. If you're looking to go completely Billy bollocks for a movie role, you might as well do it in an artsy French short-film.