Thomas jane adds an exciting dimension to the movie as the psychotic sidekick of hd, although their relationship isn. Laughably melodramatic, original sin features bad acting, bad dialogue, and bad plotting. It is based on the novel waltz into darkness by cornell woolrich, and is a remake of the. Of course, jolie is also following the hollywood stereotype of female characters that fall in love with men who wish to kill them. A woman, along with her lover, plans to con a rich man by marrying.