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Angelina Jolie's Inspiring Unbroken Trailer Will Electrify Your Day
The trailer emphasizes the unknown O'Connell, a would-be future star, but the bigger names at the camp include Tron: Legacy hero Garrett Hedlund, and Not Fade Away star John Magaro. But the more you see of O'Connell in this clip, with his resolve tested, the more you want to see him.
Angelina Jolie Is Crushed By The Death Of Unbroken Hero Louis Zamperini
Zamperini was a World War II soldier who made headlines after surviving 47 days on a raft following a devastating plane crash. Things went from terrible to atrocious for Zamperini and his fellow survivors after they were picked up by the Japanese and placed in a prisoner-of-war camp.
Watch The First Footage From Angelina Jolie's WWII Drama Unbroken
This will be Jolie’s second directorial feature-film credit, after 2011’s In the Land of Blood and Honey. Her footage has the nostalgic tinge of a Forrest Gump. Perhaps it’s just all of that running.
First Look At Angelina Jolie's Sophomore Directorial Effort Unbroken
Zamperini's is a story stranger than fiction, but its translation is in incredible hands. Author Laura Hillenbrand wrote Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption, and the best-selling non-fiction book that told in full Zamperini's harrowing tale has been adapted into a screenplay by the incredible Coen Brothers and Richard LaGravenese (Behind The Candelabra).
Angelina Jolie's New Movie Spoils Its Own Ending With First-Look Image
Spoiler alert: that is image is what happens at the end of Angelina Jolie's next movie. OK, so it probably won't actually be in the movie, but it does reveal the ending of the story at the center of Unbroken, which Angelina Jolie is gearing up to direct this month. Based on the book by Laura Hillenbrand, it tells the story of Louis Zamperini, a runner who competed at the 1936 Olympics (hosted by Hitler!) then enlisted to fight in World War II
Garrett Hedlund Wanted To Be In Angelina Jolie's Movie So Badly He Wouldn't Take No For An Answer
Garrett Hedlund is living proof that, no matter how blank and dumb a given hunky actor may seem at first, he might deserve a second shot (call it the Channing Tatum Wait-and-See). Hedlund went from nobody to plastered all over billboards in Times Square when he was cast as motorcycle-riding Sam Flynn in Tron: Legacy.
Angelina Jolie Casts Domhnall Gleeson And Finn Wittrock In Lou Zamperini Biopic Unbroken
Based on a true story, Unbroken tells the incredible tale of Lou Zamperini, an Olympic track and field star who served with the Air Force back during World War II. In 1943, Zamperini's plane experienced a mechanical malfunction and went down over the Pacific Ocean, leaving him to spend a total of 47 days in the water, surviving on rain water and raw fish. But that was just the start of the story.
Angelina Jolie's Unbroken Gets A 2014 Release Date, Jack O'Connell To Star
Based on the Laura Hillenbrand book “Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption,” the film tells the true story of track star Lou Zamperini. After a successful running career in high school that led to placement on the United States track and field team for the 1936 Berlin Olympics, he enlisted the in the Air Force. In 1943 his plane went down in the Pacific Ocean - but that was only the start of his problems.
Joen And Ethan Coen To Script Unbroken For Director Angelina Jolie
Joel and Ethan Coen have long been known as writer/directors who typically direct the scripts that they pen, but in recent years that has slowly been changing. There was of course Crimewave back in 1985, which the duo co-wrote with Sam Raimi...
Angelina Jolie Settles On Unbroken For Her Second Directorial Effort
Set during World War II, the narrative tracks Olympian and war hero Louis Zamperini, who struggles to survive on a raft for 47 days after a vicious plane crash. Just when you thought things couldn’t get much worse, Zamperini is picked up by the Japanese Navy … and then tossed into a prisoner of war camp.