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The Book Of Eli

The Book Of Eli

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Published by: AgimHaliti on Feb 05, 2010
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  Thirty years after an apocalyptic event, Eli (DenzelWashington) travels on foot toward the west coast of the United States. Along the way he demonstratesuncanny survival and fighting skills, hunting wildlifeand swiftly defeating a group of highway bandits whotried to ambush him. Searching for a source of waterhe arrives in a ramshackle town which was built by andis overseen by Carnegie (Gary Oldman). Carnegiedreams of building more towns and hinges these hopeson finding a certain book. His henchmen scour thedesolate landscape daily in search of it.After pushing away a cat in Carnegie's bar, Eli is setupon by a gang of bikers and kills them all. Realizingthat Eli is a literate man like himself, Carnegie asks Elito stay, though it is made clear that the offer is non-negotiable. After Carnegie's blind wife Claudia (Jennifer Beals) gives Eli some foodCarnegie asks Claudia's daughter Solara (Mila Kunis) to seduce Eli. Eli turns herdown, but before they eat he says a prayer. The following day Solara prays with hermother, and Carnegie realizes that Eli has a copy of the Bible, the book he has beenlooking for, as all copies were destroyed after the apocalypse. Eli sneaks out of hisroom and goes to the store across the street where he asked the Engineer (TomWaits) to recharge his portable battery. Carnegie attempts to stop Eli, having all hishenchmen fire at him, but Eli avoids the gunfire and shoots most of Carnegie'shenchmen, even shooting Carnegie's leg with a shotgun. After Eli leaves, Solarafollows and tracks him down, hoping she can accompany him on his travels andescape the town. Eli agrees on the condition that she take him to the town's watersupply. After fulfilling her end of the bargain, Eli traps her there and continues onalone. Solara escapes and soon finds herself set upon by two men. As Solaragrapples with the men, Eli suddenly appears and dispatches them with arrows. Eliand Solara continue on until they arrive at a strange house. They stop to investigateand quickly fall into a trap door. The residents Martha (Frances de la Tour) andGeorge (Michael Gambon) appear and invite them in for tea. Eli surmises that theytrap, kill, and then eat invaders, but before Eli and Solara can leave they are foundby Carnegie.Eli, Solara, Martha, and George hole up inside the house, and George reveals ahidden stockpile of powerful weaponry. A shoot-out ensues, leading to the death of some of Carnegie's men as well as George and Martha. Eli and Solara are captured.Carnegie threatens to kill Solara, which prompts Eli to hand over the Bible. Carnegie

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