Overview

A post-apocalyptic 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.

  1. Allen Hughes

    Director

  2. Albert Hughes

    Director

  3. Gary Whitta

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Denzel Washington

    Denzel Washington

    Eli

  2. Gary Oldman

    Gary Oldman

    Carnegie

  3. Mila Kunis

    Mila Kunis

    Solara

  4. Ray Stevenson

    Ray Stevenson

    Redridge

  5. Jennifer Beals

    Jennifer Beals

    Claudia

Full Cast & Crew

The Book of Eli
The Book of Eli

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Status Released

Release Information

  • January 11, 2010
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 58m

Budget $80,000,000.00

Revenue $157,107,755.00

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