The Book of EliSome will kill to have it. He will kill to protect it.

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2010 | R | Drama Adventure

The story centers on a lone hero named Eli (Denzel Washington) who must fight his way across the wasteland of post apocalyptic America to protect a sacred book that might hold the key to saving the fu... more


In Movie Theaters U.S.

Friday, January 15, 2010 in 3,111 theaters

On Blu-ray & DVD

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

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Cast

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Screenwriter

Anthony Peckham
Gary Whitta

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Rating MPAA

R for some brutal violence and language.

Storyline

The story centers on a lone hero named Eli (Denzel Washington) who must fight his way across the wasteland of post apocalyptic America to protect a sacred book that might hold the key to saving the future of humanity. Gary Oldman will play Carnegie, the despot of a small makeshift town deficient of standard necessities, services, and most noticeably, laws. Carnegie is determined to take possession of the book Eli is guarding.



Production Notes

  • Filming will shot February to May 2009 in New Mexico.
Shooting Locations
  • Monday, February 2 2009: New Mexico, United States

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