Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. The movie has some biblical principles in it, and so if youre a person that reads the bible, there was an eli in the bible who also was blind. He held the office of high priest, and helped to raise samuel. The book of eli kindle edition by moffie, sam, bastiens, devra.
The book of eli puts the title character, played by denzel washington, in headphones and sneakers you. The book of eli dvd 2009 this is probably one of the most highly underrated movies of 2010 due to the overwhelming surge of 3d films brought on by avatar which was out around the same time of this film. Book of eli eli is not blind at least not in this scene. The book of eli is arguably one of the best movies of the century. 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. Actually, just one of the gospels matthew, mark, luke or john in braille is usually a book that is about 1 or 1 12 inches wider, 2 inches taller and 1 inch thicker than the book eli carries. The book of eli repeats atop the dvd and bluray sales charts jul 1, 2010. Denzel washington in a world where it pays to be a loner. Eli bumps the car door with his bag to gauge exactly where it is. Sep 26, 2009 the book of eli movie trailer has premiered and gives far more plot, as a good movie trailer should, than the the book of eli teaser trailer that came before it. The book of eli is a movie that promotes christian values. The latest movie from albert and allen hughes is about a dystopian future where dust settles on everything like fine ash, where people are illiterate and books are worth almost as much as water, where women are chattel to be raped and traded, where religion is dead and chaos reigns.
Theres the leather attire in the road warrior and even waterworld had smeat. Book of eli movie quotes meet your next favorite book. 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. Shes a prostitute in carnegies bar, having made the mistake of coming in on take your child to work day. The book of eli continues hollywoods obsession with postapocalyptic tales, and in many ways feels like it belongs in the same world as the road.
Read on as i share with you more about the movie and where to download the book of eli. Washington, a twotime academy award winner widely known in hollywood for his christian beliefs, portrays a lone warrior making his way across a desolate american landscape defending the worlds last remaining copy of. He became judge at age 58, and judged israel for 40 years. Mistakes, goofs, trivia, quotes, pictures and more for the book of eli 2010. The title is a reference to both the book that eli carries, and the fact that the book he carries is, in fact, the bible. Mistakes you missed in blockbuster movies screenrant. With denzel washington, mila kunis, ray stevenson, gary oldman.
Spoilers every clue in the book of eli that explains the. Eli in the bible was a jewish priest living in the days of the judges and serving god at the tabernacle in shiloh, a city near the hill country of ephraim 1 samuel 1. Spoilers ahead the movies 4 years old, but just in case. The complete content of the bible in braille cant fit in a volume the size of the book eli carries in the movie. The book of eli was directed by twins, albert and allen hughes. The story revolves around eli, a nomad in a postapocalyptic world, who is told by a voice to deliver his copy of a. The book of eli wants you to know that it is a very, very serious movie.
Eli is best remembered for his blessing on samuels mother and for his part in samuels first prophecy. It grips your attention, and then at the end throws in several wtf. 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. Eli wears dark sunglasses, as blind people often do. 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. If you know about the bible, there is an eli that was blind since the movie is semibiblical. They make everything in the entire movie impossible and incomprehensible. Jan, 2010 im at a loss for words, so let me say these right away. Does this imply that he is blind and has been living completely by faith his entire life or is the punchline of the movie that he is the simply the last living man on earth who can read braille. This is the only legitimate way to enjoy your favorite movie immediately. Although this new one has its comicbook qualities, good and bad, the hugheses have stanched the blood in the book of eli, making it easier to pay attention to what else is. 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.
Read the the book of eli movie synopsis, view the movie trailer, get cast and crew information, see movie photos, and more on movies. In a postapocalyptic america where the oncepicturesque countryside has become a desolate and violent wasteland, one man denzel washington fights to protect that sacred tome that could hold the key to the survival of the human race in this futuristic thriller from filmmaking duo albert and allen hughes from hell and dead presidents. 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. Incorrect mistakes and their corrections for the book of eli 2010. Jan 11, 2010 though in the vein of recent films like 2012, a blockbuster about the end of the world as predicted by the mayan calendar, evangelical movie buffs are touting the book of eli as a rare major studio release where the protagonist is unabashedly a christian. In a postapocalyptic america where the oncepicturesque countryside has become a desolate and violent wasteland, one man denzel washington fights to protect that sacred tome that could hold the key to the survival of the human race in this futuristic thriller from filmmaking duo albert and allen hughes allen hughes and allen hughes. And denzel washington isnt exactly kirk cameron, eith. Deadpool 2 2018 interviews with director david leitch and creator rob liefeld. Given that the movie is intense and rated r for violence and language, it will attract a different crowd than the typical wholesome family films. The biggest mistakes you never noticed in the book of eli 2010.
Eli was the high priest kohen gadol of shiloh, the secondtolast israelite judge succeeded only by samuel before the rule of the kings of israel and judah. 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 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. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading the book of eli. Abp the bible plays a starring role in the book of eli, a postapocalyptic action film starring denzel washington that opens in theaters jan. Eli does not notice the car with the skeleton until he hears the sound of rattling metal. A warrior not by choice but necessity, eli denzel washington seeks only peace but, if challenged, will cut his attackers down before they realize their fatal mistake. This story of hannah, with which the books of samuel begin, involves eli. In the movie the book of eli we discover at the end that the bible eli has been carrying the entire movie is written in braille. Movie mistakes goofs, bloopers, pictures, quotes and trivia from thousands of movies. In this video i show you the top 10 movie mistakes ive found in titanic from 1997. Jan 15, 2010 although this new one has its comicbook qualities, good and bad, the hugheses have stanched the blood in the book of eli, making it easier to pay attention to what else is happening on screen. The book of eli kindle edition by moffie, sam, bastiens. Elkanah also had another wife who bore him children.
Green zone is the top dvd rental in its first week on the shelves. Worldview elements of film implications questions biblical parallels the priest eli solara as samuel catholic parallels modern day parallels westward movement american dream what is the place of religion in the life of the common person. Welcome to my channel about movie locations and movie talk. This will ensure that you can download the book of eli full movie quickly and watch within the next hour. The official facebook page for the book of eli some will kill to have it. Christianity and the book of eli believe it or not. Im at a loss for words, so let me say these right away. Book of eli ring my bell in the movie the book of eli, eli is blind.
Through eli, comes the message that the bible is powerful and that one should allow god to direct our lives. Postapocalyptic movies always have their remaining pop culture remnants. The event that, in the movie, caused a hole to be torn in the sky signifies an act of nature that could destroy the ozone layer exposing the earths surface to uvb and other radiation, an extinction level event. He was a descendant of ithamar, the youngest son of aaron. There are services that provide download client software that boosts the download speeds up to 300 times the normal rate. They make everything in the entire movie impossible and incomprehensible but, hey, wtf.1205 302 743 1232 564 1528 606 1023 226 507 1053 212 1422 1375 406 41 464 775 176 705 1381 440 1266 1108 236 1547 1357 291 191 125 698 735 58 156 834 1163 818 743 1030 1194 1198