The Book of Eli Movie Some will kill to have it. He will kill to protect it.

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The Book of Eli


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2010 | R | Action 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... full plot below

U.S. Release Date

The Book of Eli release date was Friday, January 15, 2010. in 3,111 theaters

On Blu-ray & DVD

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

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Directed by

Allen Hughes
Albert Hughes

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.

Trivia & 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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