Opening wide in theaters on january 15, 2010, the book of eli stars denzel washington, gary oldman, mila kunis, ray stevenson, jennifer beals and is. Denzel washington and his son team up with the hughes brothers to make duration. Straight from the set of the action adventure, the book of eli, this is elis denzel washington silver with 5 holes, metal sword with a serrated outside and smooth inside. But, in the midst of the chaos walks a man in possession of a. The book of eli 2010 movie props, costumes and wardrobe from the movie. Ill be honest with you, the book of eli panel at last summers san diego comiccon garnered little attention, despite having stars denzel washington, gary oldman, and mila kunis in. Sure, the quality may not be toooftheline, but with their coupons, you can really stretch a dollar on items like. In the book of eli, after eli denzel washington has shot most of carnegies gary oldman henchmen and redridge ray stevenson has already missed killing him twice, eli and redridge are facing each other in the street. According to imdb faq, yes he was possibly partially blind. The boy scouts of the eagle patrol by lieut howard payson. The book of eli eli denzel washington backpack, ipod.
Its now three months before the release of the book of eli. Whats the song denzel washington listens to on his ipod in the movie book of eli. The story has denzel washington playing a mysterious wanderer named eli, walking the country for many years on a path to the west. When engaging enemy troops in a shootout, this barrett semiautomatic sniper rifle was used by sergeant jt sanborn anthony mackie to take. Aug 29, 2014 the long walk home with arms full of books. The book of eli 2010 denzel washington killcount youtube. There seems to be a new apocalypse movie every season. The book of eli, elis denzel washington costumes original movie costume elis denzel washington screen worn, green hooded jacket with blood stains and bullet holes in back no size, worn out brown red head long sleeve crewneck thermal size xlt, offwhite hanes crewneck tshirt size xl, worn out brown carhartt canvas pants no. According to washington he wasnt initially interested in the book of eli. His name is eli denzel washington and he is on the alert for thieves and marauders. Put aside the mousemeat and chew on paul macinness condensed version.
The bad guy character in the movie named carnegie classic played by gary oldman was a book collector of sorts who pursued eli until the bitter end. There is a reason why the movie is called book of eli and not book of whoever. Both thorn and thistles it should bring forth, for us. Denzel washington protects the integrity of the book of eli. The book of eli 2010 movie props, costumes and wardrobe. Elis denzel washington complete costume prop store. Buy the boy scouts of the eagle patrol by lieut howard payson online at alibris. The movie was the book of eli with denzel washington. This last chapter in washington s film career includes a whole lot of great roles and great films, including his very first sequel ever, setting up the equalizer action franchise, that is a reboot of a 1980s tv showplus a dystopian future movie that got lost in a glut of endoftheworld and zombie apocalypse movies of the time but is worth another look and denzel s first ever western.
Denzel washington pays visit to his childhood librarian on. Many of you may already know this, but harbor freight tools is an excellent option for rounding out a bugout bag with affordable gear. The book of eli is a story about a post nuclear fallout america where anarchy is the norm and survival is hardearned. Postapocalypse films are a dime a dozen, so what makes the book of eli so different. The book of eli denzel washington metal sword movie props. When eli denzel washington is ambushed by a gang of thugs in a bar, he beats them all up. In the movie the book of eli, was the character played by. View our handmade book of eli knife, influenced by the movie the book of eli. For out of the ground we were taken for the dust we are, and to the dust we shall return. Im watching it again right now, just got to the part where he shoots the cat, and had to stop. The story revolves around eli, a nomad in a postapocalyptic world, who is charged with delivering his copy of a book, the very.
Qualifizierte bestellungen werden kostenlos geliefert. Washington is a fresh look at the remarkable african american leader that explores his remarkable achievements in advancing the opportunities available to blacks in the southern us in the face of nearly impossible opposition. Books are scarce since apparently many people believed religion was the cause of the desolation, and so all religious books were destroyed. Just wanted to ask on the forum if anyone owns one, thanks. Read the the book of eli movie synopsis, view the movie trailer, get cast and crew information, see movie photos, and more on. We hear a baby crying in the background and redridge lifts his pistol to make a third shot, but then slightly tilts his head and doesnt fire. It was his son the same one who convinced him to do training day which netted him and oscar and american gangster a nomination who ultimately convinced him to take on the role of eli. Survive in a postapocalyptic world with book of elis bug. He won the 2014 pulitzer prize for explanatory reporting for his yearlong series about food stamps in america. Was eli from the movie the book of eli major spoiler.
How a luxury fashion company is giving back in style as a part of worth new yorks spring 2016 collection, the company has designed and produced a limited edition scarf specifically for blessings in a backpack created with the. This is an okay book in terms of the mans life most info is culled from other sources but when it comes to denzel washingtons career the author commits an unpardonable sin. It was a oakley panel backpack and i am now the proud owner. Included in this set are elis beanie cap, sunglasses, shawl, jacket, sweater, tshirt, pants, belt. Denzel washington is wearing what we believe to be the oakley inmate sunglasses during his role as the lone hero. The book of eli is a stylized, amped up postapocalyptic action film riding on the dusty shoulders of denzel washington the road with swordfights. Ask anything you want to know, or answer other peoples questions.
Included in this set are elis beanie cap, sunglasses, shawl, jacket, sweater. But unlike the other survivors who have no purpose in their lives, eli is a man on a mission. Thirteen months in the rebel army by william g stevenson. Not much, except an evangelical subplot that is not strong enough to be this films savior. Tarps gloves face masksrespirators cordage flashlightswork lights multi toolshand tools folding sawlarge knives ammo. Anybody know of anything similar if not the same thing that i could buy. The book of eli is a 2010 american postapocalyptic neowestern action film directed by the hughes brothers, written by gary whitta, and starring denzel. The oakley brand backpack is a heavily distressed with leather ties and the bottom stitched on. In the book of eli movie, eli has this worn down old green coat. The hurt locker 2009 anthony mackie as jt sanborn barrett model 82a1. Search, discover and share your favorite the book of eli gifs.
Abstinence is as easy for me as temperance would be difficult. In the book of eli, the actor portrays a man, in a postapocalyptic world attempting to make his way across america in an attempt to keep the last remaining copy of the bible out of the wrong hands. Knife id needed denzel washington in book of eli discussion in general knife discussion started by maprik, jul 29, 2012. Things will be bleak, but at least you can follow denzel washington around as he wanders the parched landscape with floods of gravitas, occasionally engaging in awesomely staged silhouettemelees with bands of barbarian thugs. He writes way too much about each individual film the actors made up to the time of the books publication and then gives away the ending to each and every one of them. Whats the song denzel washington listens to on his ipod. Denzel washington is always good, as is gary oldman, but the subject matter.
Its not the coolest, deepest, or most badass postapocalyptic. Eli is headed west, but on the way, he passes devastation and squalor, and occasionally he must mete out some devastation of his own with a sharp blade. Stevenson, is a replication of a book originally published before 1862. Everybody loves denzel washington, including me, but im not 100% sure why.
It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy. Was good at chewing it up in training day when he did get the oscar. I want to order a coffee mug that says elis cat oil on it for my son, sgt eli jordan patterson. Long before denzel washington was a big name in hollywood, he was a little guy in mount vernon, new york, and he recently caught up with a fan who has known him since way back then. But the weird part for someone as popular as him is that hes not so big on playing likable heroes. In the bible, the high priest eli was blind, and some might say that there are several scenes which may indicate that in the. Gary oldman, denzel washington, mila kunis, jennifer beals. Please practice handwashing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. With unflappable cool and surprising gentleness, denzel washington strides a bleak and barren world in the book of eli. See more ideas about the book of eli, denzel washington and movies. Denzel washington in oakley sunglasses from the book of eli. This distressed costume can be seen worn by eli throughout the film.
This was possibly a prototype or used for training. If u consider, that this movie is based on the bible, yes he was blind, because eli the priest was a real person and was blind too 1. Last prayer from the book of eli june 20, 2010 in movies tags. The book of eli by albert hughes, allen hughes albert. He is carrying a book and feels compelled to take it to an unnamed destination on the west of the united states. Denzel washington in book of eli as eli backs calmly into the shadows beneath a bridge, then proceeds to swiftly kill 5 brigands. Denzel washington is a man on a mission in the book of eli. The handle is tied light brown rubber robe with foam padding for cushion. Elis denzel washington complete costume worn in the hughes brothers post apocalyptic drama, the book of eli. Hey guys, what knife is denzel washington slicing people up with in the book of eli. In the film, a lone wanderer travels west across a war ravaged landscape in order to bring a sacred book to safety. The hughes brothers are focusing on the present but are uncertain about the future. The book of eli was written by gary whitta, his first feature to be produced, drawing from and reveling in parallels to a very specific body of text.
View close up pictures at all angles, prices, and detailed descriptions. For grown ups and kids to get the most of their vacation, here are useful aids from apps to books to activities that will expand a family trip from a bonding experience and memorymaker to an educational opportunity, too. This backpack, ipod, and switchblade were used by the character eli, portrayed by actor denzel washington, in the 2010 motion picture, the book of eli. In his backpack is the last copy of a book that could become the wellspring of a. So when you bug out, or stay home, decide what things are most important outside of the essentials required to live and sustain survival. However, we have noticed that there seems to be a slight difference in the arms between the sunglasses from the movie and that displayed on the oakley website, but the frame style appears to be identical. Eli denzel washington is a man walking his own chosen path in a postapocalyptic world. Thirteen months in the rebel army being a narrative of personal adventures in the infantry, ordnance, cavalry, courier, and hospital services this book, thirteen months in the rebel army, by william g. The book of eli, with denzel washington, is a fantastic movie to own.818 431 1188 957 311 777 1235 786 1258 342 684 1499 1547 823 1146 85 1488 130 918 465 759 383 59 1421 244 1167 1237 1317 575 1332