Two time Academy Award winning actor Denzel Washington is a man on fire in “The Book Of Eli” and from what we hear the 55 year old trained 4 months with martial art experts in preparation for the role. Washington plays a fearless and ruthless drifter Eli, who walks across the ruins of America in the in this post apocalyptic adventure.
Armed with an arsenal of weapons ranging from a shotgun to a Samari sword, Eli kills to protect what some would kill to have, a sacred book that holds the truth to saving mankind. Alongside actors Mila Kunis and Gary Oldman, Washington anticipates the film will share with audiences the spiritual revolution they embarked as Eli sets forth his journey across a vile and cold world where one man stands and fights not only to save mankind but to defend his virtue.
The Book of Eli is set to hit theaters January 15, 2010. Continue reading for the trailer!