Doesn't it seem like we're overdue for a dose of Denzel?  Well, in case you've not seen the billboards all over town or missed watching him work the talk-show circuit this week, his latest film, The Book of Eli, opens today. The two-time Oscar winner takes the title role for this post-apocalyptic drama which chronicles a lone man's journey across America to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to preserving mankind.  In short, Eli is armed, and on a mission.  After nearly a decade, the Hughes brothers returned to their director's chairs to helm the film.  Oh, and as a sidebar, Washington also clocked in as a producer alongside his eldest son, John David, who served as co-producer.  The Hollywood Reporter predicts an "above average" box office performance for Eli, which is a very good sign.  But remember, opening weekend is king in Hollywood, so let's be sure to turn out for Denzel, this weekend!

Jan, 15, 2010



Doesn't it seem like we're overdue for a dose of Denzel?  Well, in case you've not seen the billboards all over town or missed watching him work the talk-show circuit this week, his latest film, The Book of Eli, opens today.

The two-time Oscar winner takes the title role for this post-apocalyptic drama which chronicles a lone man's journey across America to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to preserving mankind.  In short, Eli is armed, and on a mission.  After nearly a decade, the Hughes brothers returned to their director's chairs to helm the film.  Oh, and as a sidebar, Washington also clocked in as a producer alongside his eldest son, John David, who served as co-producer. 

The Hollywood Reporter predicts an "above average" box office performance for Eli, which is a very good sign.  But remember, opening weekend is king in Hollywood, so let's be sure to turn out for Denzel, this weekend!

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