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After a nearfatal plane crash in wwii, olympian louis zamperini spends a harrowing 47 days in a raft with two fellow crewmen before hes caught by the japanese navy and sent to a prisonerofwar camp. The directors unblinking interpretation of zamperinis life is. Unbroken, the almost unbelievable story of louis louie zamperini, marked angelina jolies second time stepping behind the camera. Unbroken intervista alla regista angelina jolie e a louis zamperini sottotitoli in italiano duration. Angelina jolies unbroken is a handsomely staged and dignified prestige drama, yet it tells a mostly passive story of survival in an often. Angelina jolie reveals she turned to wwii hero louis. Angelina jolie prepares for unbroken premiere in australia. Angelina jolie reveals she had many sleepless nights filming biopic unbroken but sought support from its subject, wwii veteran louis zamperini before his death in july. Dec 25, 2014 angelina jolie opens unbroken with a shot of a celestial blue sky that soon darkens with a battle scene so tense and fluidly choreographed that you quickly sense that, as a director, she. Angelina jolies unbroken hero was her neighbor all along. Jolie sat down with brokaw and zamperini for an interview at the 97yearolds home.

Unbroken, the almost unbelievable story of louis louie zamperini, marked angelina jolie s second time stepping behind the camera. Bullied as a youngster, louis louie zamperini jack oconnell learned to fight back and beat up his. Mar 31, 2015 unbroken, the almost unbelievable story of louis louie zamperini, marked angelina jolie s second time stepping behind the camera. Angelina jolie has done an incredible job in following the remarkable story of olympian and world war ii pow louis zamperini, as told in the book. Unbroken, the upcoming historical drama about the life of louis zamperini, an olympian and world war ii hero who survived at sea for 47 days following a plane crash, only to be captured by the japanese navy and sent to a prisonerof. Unbroken, her second feature, is epic in scope, spanning the life of american olympian and world war ii veteran louis zamperini portrayed in the film by english actor jack. Angelina jolie and louis zamperini talk about unbroken. Oconnell, whose amazing survival story was documented in laura hillenbrands book, unbroken. Angelina jolie is one of the biggest stars in hollywood, but even she has difficulty getting projects off the ground. Angelina jolie on unbroken, curse words, and her favorite coen bros. The story follows zamperinis rise as a competitive olympic runner in the 1930s.

Dec 18, 2014 watch the angelina jolie unbroken interview. Unbroken, her second feature, is epic in scope, spanning the life of american olympian and world war ii veteran louis zamperini portrayed in the film by english actor jack oconnell, whose amazing survival story was documented in. Until angelina jolies unbroken, the amazing tale of louis zamperini remained untold on film for 56 years because there was just too much to tell. How angelina jolies unbroken became a christmas smash by brent. Jack oconnell talks unbroken, angelina jolie, 71 and more.

Unbroken author opens up about her own personal struggle. Dec 09, 2014 but thanks to a bestselling book by laura hillenbrand and a new movie directed by angelina jolie both called unbroken thats changing. Universal pictures international italy 59,450 views 4. Angelina jolie sat in the directors chair for the first time with the 2011 feature in the land of blood and honey, set in the contentious bosnian war. Angelina jolie talks unbroken and her brilliant new star. Angelina jolie, tom brokaw share extraordinary unbroken. Jack oconnell, domhnall gleeson, jai courtney, garrett hedlund. Angelina jolie and louis zamperini talk about unbroken today show by tom brokaw. Angelina jolie discusses unbroken on todaywatch the video. Jolie directed the film adaptation of the bestselling book and. Be hearty, revealed oconnell, who said that those were the words zamperini wrote in the actors book. Apr 18, 2014 until angelina jolies unbroken, the amazing tale of louis zamperini remained untold on film for 56 years because there was just too much to tell. Heres the crafty way angelina jolie persuaded universal execs to let her. How angelina jolies unbroken became a christmas smash.

And it was angelina jolies meticulous preparation and vision that made her the choice to direct the film, cramer says. But even with scenes depicting this mans trials at sea and. Dec 18, 2014 watch more angelina jolie on taking a journey in unbroken of all the challenges jolie faced directing and producing unbroken landing joel and ethan coen to revise the screenplay adapted. With her new film, unbroken, shot by 11time oscar nominee roger deakins, asc, bsc, jolie has reaffirmed her respect and passion for the cinematographers craft in a big way. Angelina jolie doesnt often show her emotional side in interviews, but on the red carpet of the film shes poured her heart and soul into, unbroken, it was unavoidable. Director angelina jolie and star jack oconnell talk about making the dramatic wartime adventure about reallife hero louis zamperini. Angelina jolie met louis zamperini, the 96yearold former olympic runner and world war ii prisoner of war, last winter when she signed on to direct unbroken, based on zamperinis life. Jolie is directing unbroken, the gripping survival tale depicting the. Louis zamperini, the war hero who inspired laura hillenbrands bestselling book unbroken and the upcoming feature film directed by angelina jolie, has died at 97 zamperini was an olympic. Angelina jolie directing unbroken movie olympian lou. Angelina jolies penetrating eyes are filling with tears.

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Jolie lauded semlers impact on her acting, as well as her recent transition into directing with in the land of blood and honey, a love story set in wartorn bosnia. The olympic distance runner and world war ii veteran was the inspiration the book and upcoming angelina joliedirected film unbroken. The samurai guitarist headhunted by angelina jolie for. With jack oconnell, miyavi, domhnall gleeson, garrett hedlund. Angelina jolie opens unbroken with a shot of a celestial blue sky that soon darkens with a battle scene so tense and fluidly choreographed that you. Angelina jolie was looking far and wide for dramatic inspiration, and all the time it was right outside her own front door. Author laura hillenbrand discusses angelina jolies pagetoscreen adaptation of. Dec 29, 2014 unbroken, was released in 2010, and debuted at no. Unbroken star recalls meeting angelina jolie for the first time twitter.

After a nearfatal plane crash in wwii, olympian louis zamperini spends a harrowing 47. Dec 02, 2014 director angelina jolie discusses the incredible true story of louis zamperini as we get to meet the man himself in a featurette for unbroken. Exclusive interview with angelina jolie about her relationship with louis zamperini and the film unbroken. Angelina jolie unbroken interview movie trailers and videos. Dec 29, 2014 angelina jolies second directorial effort, unbroken, is not an easy viewing.

Athlete and war hero louie zamperinis amazing story of courage and survival has been turned into an. Universal pictures and walden media are in final negotiations with angelina jolie to direct unbroken, the unbelievable story of olympian. Angelina jolies second directorial effort, unbroken, is not an easy viewing. Dec 23, 2014 director angelina jolie and star jack oconnell talk about making the dramatic wartime adventure about reallife hero louis zamperini. Unbroken, directed by angelina jolie the new york times. Angelina jolie, director of unbroken louis zamperini was an olympian before he enlisted in world war ii and became a prisoner of. I dont want to cry, and im not going to cry in front of you, she vows, quickly regaining her composure. Unbroken featurette with angelina jolie and louis zamperini. The screenplay based on the book was written by the coen brothers, richard. Exclusive interview with angelina jolie on unbroken daily mail.

Nov 18, 2014 angelina jolies penetrating eyes are filling with tears. Dec 31, 2014 angelina jolie sat in the directors chair for the first time with the 2011 feature in the land of blood and honey, set in the contentious bosnian war. Throughout the making of unbroken, jolie and zamperini, who died at age 97 this past july, became incredibly close. Angelina jolie unbroken interview movie trailers and. How angelina jolie directed unbroken business insider. Jack oconnell talks unbroken, angelina jolie, 71 and. Angelina jolie, who directed the upcoming film about his life based on the bestselling book unbroken by laura hillenbrand, immediately expressed her condolences. Unbroken, which is directed by jolie, is based on the true story of wwii hero louis zamperini, an olympic runner who joined the air force in. Unbroken author laura hillenbrand details discovering louis. During the interview he talked about what the past year has been like, working with angelina jolie, what it was like making unbroken, how he prepared for the role, future projects, if hell go.

Dec 06, 2014 angelina jolie reveals she had many sleepless nights filming biopic unbroken but sought support from its subject, wwii veteran louis zamperini before his death in july. Dec 09, 2014 angelina jolie discusses unbroken on todaywatch the video. Angelina jolie, director of unbroken louis zamperini was an olympian before he enlisted in world war ii and became a prisoner of war. The one story from unbroken that angelina jolie thought was. Angelina jolie interview angelina jolie on unbroken, life lessons. Adapted from laura hillenbrands enormously popular. Director angelina jolie discusses the incredible true story of louis zamperini as we get to meet the man himself in a featurette for unbroken. Angelina jolie on unbroken, curse words, and her favorite. Feb 25, 2014 angelina jolie was looking far and wide for dramatic inspiration, and all the time it was right outside her own front door. The one story from unbroken that angelina jolie thought. Dec 28, 2014 how angelina jolies unbroken became a christmas smash by brent. Louies life that could be adapted from lauras book into the film, much of his faith is left out of the plot. But even with scenes depicting this mans trials at sea and in a p.

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