Like in the bible there was a priest named eli who was not born blind but later did become blind. The book of eli 2010 frequently asked questions imdb. Denzel washington at an event for the book of eli 2010 denzel. There are moments where you could construe he was blind only after you decided he was. The book of eli is a 2010 american postapocalyptic neowestern action film directed by the. Book of eli eli is not blind at least not in this scene. Not sure about this last one, but when eli and solara make it to alcatraz island, im pretty sure eli says something like, this looks like a museum to me when theyre being given a tour of the inside. The first being when he was in the house at the start where the body is, he bumps into the table. Carnegie presses his blind lover claudia jennifer beals to send her daughter. According to imdb faq, yes he was possibly partially blind.
In the movie the book of eli, was the character played by. The flashblindness of some characters is consistent with what can occur from observing a. Ask anything you want to know, or answer other peoples questions. Redridge recovers the book, with a locked flap, and gives it to carnegie, who releases solara. The book of eli er en amerikansk postapokalyptisk film fra 2010, med denzel.
With denzel washington, mila kunis, ray stevenson, gary oldman. Det blir avslort at eli er blind, og han begynner a diktere bibelen til lombardi. Now, im not a religious man but i can see the value this book might have in a world torn apart by war. Those are just some of the points that would indicate that eli is not fully blind for the majority, if not all, of the movie. The makers of the film have incorporated this into the character of denzel. At the sanctuary, eli has died, but not before reciting the entire book. Kelly reilly sadie sink max martini lili taylor charlie shotwell. He will kill to protect it after the apocalypse eli denzel washington holds the secrets to saving the world in his sacred book.
In the first house eli holes up in, he looks at the mouse, he roots through his bag, while moving his head. A man travels across a wasteland, carrying a mysterious and powerful book. Eli tries to see if the woman is blind by testing her. This was particularly the case for me since i saw this movie on a plane, which had been edited the movie, not the. The words of the bible will not be silenced as long as there are lips to speak them and ears to hear them. The book of eli has english, french, and spanish subtitles, and is available in bluray format. The book of eli 2010 fullhd movie dvdrip online free the book of eli 2010 fullhd movie dvd quality online the book of eli 2010 fullhd movie blu ray stream stream the book of. He finds a small town ruled by a ruthless man, who attempts to take the book. Watch the movie very carefully, and its pretty apparent. As eli fights his way across the country he stumbles upon a small town run by carnegie gary oldman and is asked to join the community. Eli wears dark sunglasses, as blind people often do. The problem with the book of eli is that the narrative isnt a match for its sentiments. Despite the two answers you have already received to the contrary, yes the character eli in the book of eli was blind.
Having no prior knowledge of this film i started to watch it with no. Eli keeps his blade sharp and his survival instincts sharper as his quest thrusts him. In the bible, eli grew gradually more blind, from partial sight up to the stage of his eyes were set so he could not see. In his backpack is the last copy of a book that could become the wellspring of a. 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. Eli bumps the car door with his bag to gauge exactly where it is. The script was conceived by english screenwriter gary whitta and then subsequently rewritten by american screenwriter. The book of eli 2010fullmoviehdenglishsubtitlefree. In a violent postapocalyptic society, a drifter, eli denzel washington, has been wandering westward across north america for the last thirty years. Eli is staring her down for her reaction to his test. After watching the book of eli, i started to wonder if eli was actually blind the whole time. Eli does not notice the car with the skeleton until he hears the sound of rattling metal. Im not sure that would happen over the brief duration of the film, but maybe he wasnt fully blind in the film, but had learnt brail in the world before so as to better be able to read. The book of eli 2010 official trailer denzel washington, mila kunis movie hd.16 121 512 397 1463 1158 1519 615 1292 937 1223 1603 860 1358 1260 1360 1298 1497 1630 394 317 1610 660 727 182 1516 553 271 664 593 57 775 1574 302 237 133 1045 969 469 506 638 645 1057 832