Niels Arestrup

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's drama 'By the Sea' to open in November

Angelina Jolie Pitt's drama "By the Sea," in which she costars with husband Brad Pitt, will come ashore this awards season.

The film, Jolie Pitt's third as a director and second as a screenwriter, will open Nov. 13 in the U.S., Universal Pictures announced Thursday.

"By the Sea" tells the story of an American writer (Pitt) and his wife (Jolie Pitt) who arrive in a seaside resort in 1970s France with their marriage in crisis. As they spend time with fellow travelers (including newlyweds played by Mélanie Laurent and Melvil Poupaud) and village locals (Niels Arestrup, Richard Bohringer), they begin to come to terms with unresolved issues in their...