VIDEO – The husband of Angelina Jolie and partner Guillaume Canet share the bill of the new film by Robert Zemeckis. The first images of what love and espionage journey, which takes place during the Second World War, suggest the best.
Two actors more glamorous than ever come together for the first time on screen in Allies , the new film by Robert Zemeckis ( Forrest Gump, the Walk ). This is Marion Cotillard and Brad Pitt. The American actor and the beautiful French are the two main heroes of that spy story set in the middle of World War II. The first trailer of this breathless drama was unveiled on 12 August.
The film tells the story of Vartan Max (played by Brad Pitt), an agent of British intelligence. In 1942, transferred on a mission to North Africa during the Second World War, he met Marianne Beauséjour (Marion Cotillard) and falls madly in love with her. The couple decided together to escape the war and trying at all costs to reach London. But their day turns out not to be as secure as they had planned on returning from the front.
So as promising film brought to the screen by one of the best hitters of filmmaking: Robert Zemeckis, the Oscar-winning director who created including the famous trilogy of Back to the Future . The pen that creates the dialogues of this new film belongs to the giant Steven Knight, who reinstates Allies , the atmosphere of his latest masterpiece: the TV series The Peaky Blinders .
The two main actors, Marion Cotillard and Brad Pitt, are surely the brightest and most promising part of the cast. Moreover, one of the film’s producers did not hesitate to describe this new couple talking of “electrical alchemy”. Other actors complete the cast: Lizzy Caplan ( 127 hours, Orange County ), Matthew Goode (The Imitation Game, Match Point ), Jared Harris ( Ocean’s Twelve Fringe ) and August Diehl ( Inglourious Basterds, The Counterfeiters ).
After Inglourious Basterds , Fury and Seven Years in Tibet , Brad Pitt, begins with Allies , his fourth in a film set during the Second World war. For its part, Marion Cotillard, straight from the movie Macbeth by Justin Kurzel, will star in Evil Stones directed by Nicole Garcia Oct. 19, 2016. Before this, the 40 year-old actress will present Just before the end of the world , Xavier Dolan on 21 September. The film Allies will be released on November 23 in France.