At times the movie lapses into excessive detail of dark. In the nottoodistant future, some 30 years after the final war, a solitary man walks across the wasteland that was once america. Its quite possible, however, that eli lost track of redridges location in the shooting, or is out of loaded ammunition, but for whatever reason he does not take the final kill shot at redridge. Why doesnt redridge kill eli at the end of the first shootout. Its not his life he guards so fiercely but his hope for the future. 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 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. With book of eli, which is capped with one of hollywoods best twist ending in years, they contribute a deft, dire addition to hollywoods weirdly.
It makes him wonder if perhaps eli might possess the book. Redridge recovers the book, with a locked flap, and gives it to carnegie, who releases solara. The book of eli 2010 elis final prayer scene 1010 movieclips. Here is the singable english translation of its lyrics. He restores my soul he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his names sake, though i walk through the valley of the shadow of death, i will fear no evil for thou art with me.
Carnegie threatens to kill solara, to the dismay of redridge. Why doesnt redridge take a carefully aimed shot at eli, now that he is remaining still. Netflixs eli ending explained after eli checks into the large, victorianstyle home where hes meant to stay with his family during the experimental treatments from dr. It is the best christian movie i have ever seen despite the fact that im sure the writers werent really looking for it to be christian. Book of eli caps wasteland saga with a twist the book of eli starts out with 10 minutes of dialoguefree imagery depicting the type of postapocalyptic wasteland made familiar in recent. Jan 29, 2010 the basic plot of the book of eli, is that eli whose name we dont learn until the end of the film is in possession of the only surviving bible. I just watched the denzel washington movie the book of eli and thought it was great. The book of eli soundtrack the passenger by owolowa. 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. Alternate ending was formed when three friends realized they all shared a passion for movies. They make everything in the entire movie impossible and incomprehensible but, hey, wtf. What elevates the film from the mediocrity is a twist ending that is genuinely.
Used with an arrow in the beginning, but the rest of the movie only uses regular slowmo. In the end, the man gets the book but cannot read it. The denzel washington film was victorious in dvd sales, rentals and bluray sales. Eli leaves and kills a bunch of carnegies men in a shoot out. Feb 22, 2014 jesus and the book of eli part 1 remember the book of eli. The official facebook page for the book of eli some will kill to have it.
The book is the bible, eli is blind but repeats it verbatim to the leader of a colony in alcatraz that is rebuilding humanity, carnegie gets it but since its in braille its. At the very end is elis prayer, which to me is an archetypal example of how one can converse with god. Our goal is to save you time and money by sharing our thoughts and recommendations on which movies to race to theaters for, which to watch at home and those to actively avoid. Dec 05, 2011 this is a post ive actually wanted to make for quite awhile as the book of eli has been on my five greatest movies ever made list ever since i saw it it currently stands at number three. It started when he was lying on the couch at the end when he finished reciting the book. Why doesnt redridge kill eli at the end of the first. The book of eli is a stylish film that is reminiscent of i am legend and other postapocalyptic stories, though it carves out a niche for itself due to its strong characters and its central theme. Spoilers every clue in the book of eli that explains the ending. Last prayer from the book of eli june 20, 2010 in movies tags. As he begins to investigate, eli discovers that this treatment may not be in eli s best interest, and may in. Book of eli caps wasteland saga with a twist wired.
Unlike the road, the book of eli does not linger on the bleak, morose and desolate dying earth. Statintype cholesterollowering drugs prescribed to prevent heart disease may spur the onset of type 2 diabetes. The book of eli bts eli goes to battle 2010 denzel washington, mila kunis movie hd duration. The book of eli is a movie set in a post apocalyptic world about a guy named eli, played by denzel washington.
The book of eli 2010 solara makes a stand scene 810. We see elis faith remain steadfast as he faces many trials and tribulations, including. This entire movement is significant as it shows that eli has been reciting the bible from memory for a vast amount of time, due to the sheer amount of. The book of eli stars denzel washington as a lone wanderer, making his away across a postnuclear holocaust america, scavenging and scraping to survive and well adept at it. Jan 11, 2010 the book of eli takes the top spot on all three home video charts jun 24, 2010. Quote dear lord thank you for giving me strength and conviction to complete the task you entrusted to me. What was the final quote for denzel in the book of eli. He lives in a big plastic tent and when he does go out he wears a blue hazmat suit lest. Ending spoiler for the book of eli 2010, plus mistakes, quotes, trivia and more.
Jan, 2010 im at a loss for words, so let me say these right away. He puts eli up for the night and sends his blind, commonlaw wife, claudia jennifer beal, in to see that he is comfortable. Denzel washington in the book of eli 2010 denzel washington at an event for the book of eli 2010 denzel. I cant find it anywhere it was like his prayer in the very end. Eli and solara are surrounded and dragged out of the house. What is the song at the end of the book of eli answers.
For example, the camera zooms out from an close up of clean shaven eli into a birds eye view shot that pans the room, ending with solara asleep on a chair. Its available to watch on tv, online, tablets, phone. Netflix horror movie eli ending explained heaven of horror. Eli refuses and the young solara is sent to change his mind. He does not have a copy of the bible, but he sits down with eli and eli. The book of eli begins as eli is engaged in one of his regular. Redridge entreats eli to surrender the book and eli tells redridge where he hid it. 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. Eli is a movie about a tenyearold boy named as you might guess eli, who is allergic to everything. The plot of the book of eli is now a familiar script on the screenthe end of the world and its few survivors.
Being a loner, eli prefers to go his own way, but he may not have a choice. Eli ending explained what the hell was netflixs eli. Now by the time of the movie, books are extremely rare and eli has the last copy of the bible, that happens to be written on braille. For instance, to protect themselves from the harsh sunlight, all the characters wear sunglasses or goggles, but rather than rendering them impersonal or distant, they only ramp up the movies cool factor. Solara mila kunis attacks carnegies gary oldman men and makes an escape, killing redridge ray stevenson in the process. Watch the book of eli online stream full movie directv. 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. Its not until near the end where he is forced to give up the book to save a girl that he gets shot in the stomach and feebly tries to fight before being pushed over. Some scholars, like kessler, and nowack have argued that there is likely to have been some overlap between the time of samuel and that of eli. 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. Jan 15, 2010 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 with its ashladen wastelands and crazed cannibals. Bishop barron comments on the book of eli spoilers bishop robert. Eli came out in 2010, just a year after the road starring vigo mortensen.
It fantasizes a world in which everything has been. The book in question is written in braille but makes for an equally surprising revelation. He doesnt sugar coat his words and eli refuses to hand of the book and walks away, claiming that he has god watching over him. 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. The problem is that religion is so controversial that it cant been seen as an act of fiction if need be, it either is or it isnt. Cassandra ihsl on vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.
The latest research comes from the womens health initiative, an enormous study of more than 150,000 postmenopausal women that began in the mid 1990s. Eli has in his possession the last surviving bible in the world, and he is on a mission he believes was given to him by god, to head west to where it will be safe. After a shootout at a house in the middle of nowhere, solara and the book are captured and eli is wounded. Im sure the ending to book of eli will raise a lot of issues and debate, so well be curious to hear your thoughts on it. These kinds of people are common to the inhabitants of the world of the book of eli.
When solara mila kunis attempts to help a woman at the side of the road, she is attacked, but eli denzel washington arrives to save her just in time. The book of enoch has too much information that can disrupt the deception of the prince of the power of the air, and that is why it was not included in the rest of what we have in our current. Elkanah also had another wife who bore him children. The book of eli is an effective postapocalyptic action movie with elements from both comic books and westerns thrown in for good measure. However, the book of judges always mentions the years of oppression in contrast to the period of a judges dispensation. Book of eli denzel washington on the spirituality of the movie duration. Well be going through the eli ending by answering some of the most obvious and talked about questions.
The book of eli is a sequel to fahrenheit 451 spoilers. It grips your attention, and then at the end throws in several wtf. With denzel washington, mila kunis, ray stevenson, gary oldman. The book of eli has an incredible biblical message, which tells the story of elis unwavering faith as he honors god with his life and follows gods will no matter how hard the journey may be. Display as images display as list make and model make and year year category importancerole date added new ones first episode appearance ep. All 45 songs from the the book of eli 2010 movie soundtrack, with scene descriptions. The book of eli 2010 soundtrack complete list of songs. 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. It was one of a spat of post apocalyptic dramas with washed out color and characters who care more about surviving to the end of the day than dental hygiene. Of course im a little confused on what happened at the end because i have an idea of my own, but im not sure if its right. After the war, and the flash that tore open the sky, all the bibles were burned because, some say, the bibles were the cause of the whole conflict.
There is an aura of calm and assurance about this outsider that intrigues carnegie. The film was released in north america on january 15, 2010 in 3,111 theaters. Eli denzel washington recites his final prayer before he passes away. Bishop barron will be commenting on subjects from modern day culture. Thirty years after war turned the world into a wasteland, a lone warrior named eli denzel washington marches across the ruined landscape, carrying hope for humanitys redemption. Listen to and download the music, ost, score, list of songs and trailers. Meanwhile, eli finally makes it to an island off the coast of california where he finds a man who is collecting artifacts from before the apocalypse.
The book of eli on the surface looks like a prochristian deal but if you pay attention, its actually blaming the end of civilization on christianity, and is directly referred to. What happens to solara at the end of the book of eli. The book of eli is kind of like watching the book of mormon filmed and rewritten as a futuristic action movie, except with fewer hot bitches. Watch the book of eli starring denzel washington in this drama on directv. I put this together myself after seeing people actually disagreed about this. Bishop barron comments on the book of eli spoilers youtube. Jesus and the book of eli part 1 worldviews, worship. They make everything in the entire movie impossible and incomprehensible. 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 stars denzel washington in a postapocalyptic thriller set 30 years after a final war has turned much of earth into an ashy wasteland. Subscribe 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. Horn, he starts to see ghosts and other horrific specters, all of whom seem to come equipped with a warning. The book of eli soundtrack meant to be shared by owolowa. 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. Dear lord, thank you for giving me the strength and the conviction to complete the task you entrusted to me. Eli, eli i pray that it never will end the sand and the sea and the waves breaking and sighing. The book of eli 2010 ending spoiler movie mistakes.
For the most part, eli is a moral man doing all the things that are expected of him. Why was there never a sequel to the movie the book of eli. Im jahre 2044 schreitet ein einsamer, mysterioser mann durch ein zerstortes, barbarisches kalifornien. Washington plays eli, a laconic man journeying westward across america to carry a sacred book to safety, hoping that it will restore mankind and bring a better future. The world in book of eli while barren and hot, is also filled with brutal killers and savages, but there always appears to be a light at the end of the tunnel. 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. The film opens with a really riveting scene, slowly panning across a wooded area covered in ash, and with more ash still falling from the sky.
Im at a loss for words, so let me say these right away. The book of eli opens with denzel washingtons eli murdering a cat, but by the end its the film that has really screwed the pooch. This post contains major spoilers for the netflix film eli. On book of eli, the main antagonist believes he could dominate other cities and people with a certain book, and has some sort of devotion for them, just as someone that would hoard books on fahrenheit 451. Too many film sites cater to the same kind of audience, with one overwhelming voice in the writing, but what we treasure at alternate ending is diversity. Spoilers every clue in the book of eli that explains the. So i believe that if you could put aside your religious views and watch the book of eli with an open mind, just as you would with a movie about. The book of eli bts apocalyptic san francisco 2010 denzel washington, mila kunis movie hd duration. 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. But id like to imagine how different the world of tbol will be, now that the king james version of the bible has been made extant again after somehow being totally wiped off the face of the earth by. This story of hannah, with which the books of samuel begin, involves eli.1227 361 93 1594 604 300 456 930 961 765 1530 301 1225 354 1415 553 902 1594 1199 1515 743 251 1423 1232 1475 836 53 104 843 624