He is played by actor denzel washington, who also portrayed lincoln rhyme, john creasy and robert mccall. Wiesel bids the reader to join him on a spiritual journey back and forth in time, always returning to jerusalem. Solara wants to travel the journey that eli is on, so against his wishes, she follows him. The book of eli falls prey to several of the problems that the road had, and while it wasnt as big a failure as that film, its still a lot of apocalyptic wasteland to get through. Carnegie has sent his band of thugs on a fruitless quest for the same book of tremendous importance that he, like eli, never addresses by its. Starring denzel washington, gary oldman, mila kunis, ray stevenson, michael gambon, evan jones, jennifer beals. The discovery led to an ethnographic research project where eli. The book of eli and the road to redemption catholic stand. With jennifer beals, derrick clyburnballard, tommy lee edwards, jon farhat. We will be posting his journey as he stands, falls, and rises, as he faces the challenges and obstacles. A postapocalyptic tale, in which a lone man fights his way across america in order to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to saving humankind. This is a perfectly wonderful concept, and one thats emblematic of the books overall flavor. He authored 57 books, written mostly in french and english, including night, a work based on his experiences as a.
Set in a modern world where the code of the west applies, wanted outlaw bowman tony cole is on the run. I am the third son of abishua, but i am rarely talked about. Eli travels his lonely journey one step at a time, hunting for food, searching for the essentials of life, and faithfully reading his bible every day. Eli will finish his bachelors degree at grand valley state university, and blake will continue to work in public accounting in the area.
This short looks at the films visual schemes and its characters, the quality of the actors, the films themes of faith, the design of crucial props, and more. Book of eli, the eli walks alone in postapocalyptic america. Birds of prey and the fantabulous emancipation of one. In his backpack is the last copy of a book that could become the wellspring of a revived society. Eli easton is one of my alltime favorite authors, and she does it again with a heartfelt, angsty book that showcases her serious side. Apart from his close collaboration with trent reznor, ross has been working with tim simenon, korn, pink and barry adamson among others. This is a very rough and general deconstruction that is meant to simply illustrate that this story follows the pattern described on the main page do not attempt to write a story by following this deconstruction it contains inaccuracies, critical stages have been omitted and it does not benefit from the latest insights. This will bring us closer to elis family, into a market where housing is a bit more achievable for a young family, and still within a few hours of nice big airports chicago and detroit to keep the travel. Jan 23, 2010 the book of eli the journey music by atticus ross. Why the movie is titled the book of eli on the surface, one would think the movie is titled the book of eli because of the book the bible he carries.
He heads west along the highway of death on a mission he doesnt fully understand but knows he must complete. Eli is the main protagonist in the 2010 dystopian postapocalyptic thrillerdrama film the book of eli. A twoyear starter for the loaded ohio state buckeyes, eli apple joined a host of his teammates in declaring early for the 2016 draft. As an actor, producer and director, hes made his mark on the film industry, an industry that has recognized him with two academy awards best actor for training day and best supporting actor for glory, three oscar nominations, and 95 other awards and nominations. The book of eli is the story of one mans calling to carry a book to an unknown location in the west. Journey with us as we share how abundant outdoor time in kindergarten gave the children opportunities to make important discoveries. Denzel washington, gary oldman, mila kunis, ray stevenson. Carnegie and his thugs go in search of eli with an arsenal of weapons and 3 makeshift. Jun 12, 2016 set in a modern world where the code of the west applies, wanted outlaw bowman tony cole is on the run. Filmovi sa prevodom online filmovi sa prevodom u hd formatu. Elis book that he is transporting the book of eli is actually the holy bible, the king james version, the only copy that has seemed to survive the war. Buy book of eli online at low prices in india amazon music store. Falling down is a heartfelt story about finding hope and love and second chances at life, fantastically written and sucked me in from the start.
Alas, the journey west is fraught with hazards such as bandits, cannibals and gary oldman. Jan 16, 2010 solara wants to travel the journey that eli is on, so against his wishes, she follows him. Harry potter and the halfblood prince 2009 headhunters 2011 hellboy 2019. In may of 2019, he graduated from the university of missouri with a degree in finance and real estate. A lone warrior denzel washington wanders the postapocalyptic desert that was once america, battling. Arguably, the international fascination with the apocalypse has never been bigger than it is today, and it has resulted in films like knowing, the. Search past winners and nominees, 1947 to the present. Im a big fan of this author and after reading the blurb i was more than curious to find out how these two characters journey to happiness would unfold. The book of eli is a 2010 american postapocalyptic neowestern action film directed by the. The book of eli is a 2010 american postapocalyptic neo western action film directed by the hughes brothers, written by gary whitta, and starring denzel washington, gary oldman, mila kunis, ray stevenson, and jennifer beals. The book of eli soundtrack panoramic eaten by earth remix duration. Brittons hero from claiming canaan tell us your name and a little bit about yourself my name is eli ben abishua. And for the trouble, the voice that directed him to begin his journey promised that he would be protected in order to. The electronic reverbs of guitar and piano echo throughout the soundtrack and give it an empty, desolate feel.
Denzel washington stars as the wandering eli a man guarding a book that may prove the redemption of a postnuclear wasteland in the book of eli. The story revolves around eli, a nomad in a postapocalyptic world, who is told by a voice to deliver his copy of a mysterious book to a safe location on the west coast of the united states. This art book is sketches and paintings from my yearlong holiday 20152016. The book of eli is a 2010 american postapocalyptic neowestern action film directed by the hughes brothers, written by gary whitta, and starring denzel washington, gary oldman, mila kunis, ray stevenson, and jennifer beals. Jan, 2010 eli is on a journey and his trek brings him in contact with a variety of odd characters most end up dead. Founded in 2007, the entrepreneurial learning initiative originated through a collaboration with the cisco entrepreneur institute to conduct a gap analysis in entrepreneurship curriculum, in which it was determined that an entrepreneurial mindset was a significantly overlooked aspect of entrepreneurship education programs. In the book of eli, denzel washington stars as a lone warrior named eli, who fights his way across the desolate wasteland of nearfuture america to realize his destiny and deliver the knowledge. Throughout the book i like to my with this one the ill a.
Join eli on a fantastic journey to follow his dreams. He heard a voice in his head to carry the worlds last bible west, and. In 2015, global pharmaceutical company eli lilly and company began a research study unlike any of the thousands it had conducted in its 140year. Read denzel washington is a man on a mission in the book of eli and more of the latest on movies and films from a christian perspective. The book of eli 2010 the book of eli 2010 important. After a threat from the tiger shere khan forces him to flee the jungle, a mancub named mowgli embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of panther bagheera and freespirited bear baloo. Now, the stakes could not be higher, eli has both the book and solara with him. Atticus ross, the producer and musician who collaborated with trent reznor on four nine inch nails albums, founded the group 12 rounds and produced the perry farrell single go all the way into the twilight for twilight, is the one chosen to supply the original score for the hughes brothers much anticipated postapocalyptic adventure the book of eli. Ptsd, suicidal thoughts, depression falling down is about a 18year old man at the end of his rope. I do not claim any ownership rights to the soundtracks or images presented in this video. And his powers, which include incredible aptitude in handtohand struggles, unerring accuracy with a gun, and seeming invulnerability to bullets, would make batman envious.
Carnegie and his thugs go in search of eli with an arsenal of weapons and 3 makeshift tanks pieced together with old car and truck parts. Eli ahn was born in south korea, but raised in kansas city, missouri. September 30, 1928 july 2, 2016 was a romanianborn american writer, professor, political activist, nobel laureate, and holocaust survivor. Winners 2016 the american theatre wings tony awards. The book of eli original motion picture soundtrack atticus ross. Denzel washington, star of the book of eli, is one of the most successful and highly respected hollywood figures. Eli has 1,515 books on goodreads, and is currently reading harry potter. The official facebook page for the book of eli some will kill to have it. A hearts journey home by hal price, michael bayouth. Thirty years after a nuclear apocalypse, eli travels on foot toward the west coast of the former united states. The story involves a lone wanderer denzel washington who wears a name tag saying hi. May 01, 2020 eli ahn was born in south korea, but raised in kansas city, missouri. Birds of prey and the fantabulous emancipation of one harley quinn bad boys for life. Enriques journey by pulitzer prizewinning journalist sonia nazario and city of thorns by ben rawlence.
The book of eli original motion picture soundtrack by. Princess nevaeh, lessons on selfdiscovery written by paulette harper. Denzel washington is a man on a mission in the book of eli. Eli is on a journey and his trek brings him in contact with a variety of odd characters most end up dead. Dec 10, 2016 the book of eli closing scene miseenscene. I hope it inspires you to travel and make awesome stuff. Pelican publishes christian fiction in a variety of subgenre and lengths. Eli keeps his blade sharp and his survival instincts sharper as his quest thrusts him into explosive. Denzel washington thumps his bible and slices through bad guys in this apocalyptic hughes brothers fable. With neel sethi, bill murray, ben kingsley, idris elba. Dec 02, 2019 in 2015, global pharmaceutical company eli lilly and company began a research study unlike any of the thousands it had conducted in its 140year history when it sought to discover why so few lilly.
Filmovi sa prevodom online filmovi sa prevodom u hd. Jun 15, 2010 with jennifer beals, derrick clyburnballard, tommy lee edwards, jon farhat. The protagonists costume is significant as he is dressed in all white which makes him look almost angelic which mirrors his faithful and committed character and even presents him as the messenger of god that he is implied to be. Probe the historical and mythological roots of the films central themes. Enriques journey by pulitzer prizewinning journalist sonia. Oldman plays carnegie, the leader of a small but reasonably thriving town situated in the middle of nowhere. The book of eli is a fantastic movie, whether you are religious or not. The book of eli original motion picture soundtrack by various. And what makes it so powerful, in large part, is that it is perfectly scored. In his backpack is the last copy of a book that could become the wellspring of a re.
The city of east lansing and michigan state university msu have announced the book selections for the 2016 one book, one community oboc program. With denzel washington, mila kunis, ray stevenson, gary oldman. There are things to appreciate about the book of eli. The book of eli stars denzel washington as a lone wanderer, making his away across a postnuclear holocaust america, scavenging and scraping to survive and well adept at it. The story revolves around eli, a nomad in a postapocalyptic world, who is told by a voice to deliver his copy of a mysterious book to a safe location on the west coast of. Svaki mjesec posjeti nas vise od 4 500 000 surfera. In turn, the seemingly unstructured outdoor time became the basis of our science curriculum.
A book that introduces kids to innerwisdom concepts in an unusual, entertaining, and warmhearted manner. Spectacular is what describes atticus ross score for the book of eli. Eli is a certified emergency medical technician and 68w combat medic who currently serves as an infantry line medic in the u. Enriques journey by pulitzer prizewinning journalist sonia nazario and city of. Its the last copy of the bible on earth, and people battle over it albeit we dont know its the bible until the very end. The title is a takeoff from the first book in the series, everything about you, which was the title of the movie film set where the main characters, danny and shelly, met and fell in love. Eli tells another character that he meets on his journey that god showed him where the book is and told him to travel west with.
A journey through charms and defence against the dark arts by pottermore publish. Right on his tail, however, is infamous bounty hunt. The film opens with a really riveting scene, slowly panning across a wooded area covered in ash, and with more ash still falling from the sky. The story revolves around eli, a nomad in a postapocalyptic world, who is told by a voice to deliver his copy of a mysterious book to a safe location on the west. He maintains his hold on his humanity as he listens to music on an old. The history of the postwar world is explained along the way, as is the importance of elis task.1311 905 1043 1087 775 904 451 751 663 29 1282 272 1476 1401 1035 149 611 1277 1325 912 891 986 188 873 1117 1166 924 1215 166 959 722 1438 231 201