In 1942, an intelligence officer in North Africa encounters a female French Resistance fighter on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. When they reunite in London, their relationship is tested by the pressures of war.Release Date: 2016-11-17
Brad Pitt puts on the spy hat once again in his fourth WWII movie!
'Allied' new movie with Brad Pit and Marion Cotillard is an impending romantic thriller that is British American written by Steven Knight and directed by Robert Zemeckis. In this thriller Brad Pitt, a golden globe and academy award winner for films such as 'Fight club’, ’12 years a slave’, 'legends of the fall’ and Marion Cotillard an Oscar Award winner for 'Two days, one night’ are to play lovers and spies who get into a romantic relationship during a deadly war mission meant to eliminate a German official. The intense pressure in this mission and their secretive lives will twist the film into one that no one should miss.
The romantic thriller takes you back in time to the year 1942 in North Africa during the World War II when Max Vatan (played by Brad Pitt) an intelligence officer meets Marianne Beausejour (played by Marion Cotillard) a French Resistance fighter while they are on a danger mission with the goal of eliminating a German administrator. The two fall in love despite and start a relationship amidst the war crisis and pressure and reunite in London where they marry. However, their love story is under intense pressure from the war and the secretive lives led by the two. Max at some point is in doubt whether Marianne is a Nazi spy.
The thriller casts Brad Pitt as the main character who plays Max Vatan an intelligence officer on a war mission to eliminate a German official during world war two. He later falls in love with a resistance fighter from French who he later marries but later separates from following the intense war pressure and his discovery that she’s a Nazi spy. Oscar winner Marion Cotillard is cast as an assassin and French resistance fighter who meets with Max Vatan during the WWII and who she falls in love with and later marries only to separate from. Other characters include Lizzy Caplan (from 'Mean girls') who plays Bridget Vatan, Max Vatan’s sister, Jared Harris ( 'The man from UNCLE' ) and Matthew Goodie ( also starred in 'Downtown Abbeys').
Brad Pitt Looks Handsome in "Allied" Movie
Paramount Pictures in association with New Regency announced the production of the thriller by Robert Zemeckis back on February 6, 2015. Steve Knight would write the script in development by GK films. The film producers would include image moves, Steve Starkey and GK. Marion Cotillard joined the team on July 8, 2015, to star alongside Brad Pitt. On August 2015,Steven knight the script writer stated that the film was based on a story told to him when he was 21. He also stated that the shooting of the movie would begin in early 2016. Jared Harris became a part of the team on January 28, 2016, and on March 8, 2016, Lizzy Caplan was cast to feature as Bridget Vatan.
Brad Pitt and Marion Cotillard threw themselves to filming parts of the Allied Movie in Las Palmas. The duo was again caught up by as they short an evening scene on the island of Grad Canaria in Spain Clad in a camel colored jacket and high waist trousers, Oscar nominee Brad Pitt was again spotted filming the dramatic events of the movie in the center of the desert of Canary Islands. Other major filming locations include the Gillette Building in London England, Seine-Maritime in France and in Hampstead London.
Marion Cotillard and Brad Pitt on set of 'Allied'
The film that brings back together Paramount and Zemeckis will follow 'flight’ a 2012 movie that received two Oscar nominations is expected to hit the theaters on November 23, 2016. With the swirl of gossips and claims that have been denied that Pitt had got on another on-set romance which could have led to his divorce, the movie is already creating a hum that is likely to improve its reception with people likely to go to confirm whether it’s true Marion and Pitt have some chemistry.
Expected Box Office
Though Paramount has declined to reveal their marketing strategies for the movie rumors from the inside reveal that Pitt is likely to engage TV appearances in promoting the movie. ’Flight’ the last movie that Zemeckis and Paramount did together gather a total gross of $161.8 million against the production budget of $31 million. 'Allied' is likely to follow the same pattern. Moreover, just as back in 2005 when Pitts divorce from Aniston and his relationship with Jolie turned 'Mr. and Mrs. Smith' into a top ten highest grossing movie, the coverage of Pitt and Jolie divorce and the rumored romance between Pitt and Marion might lead to a box up for 'Allied'. Moreover, whenever two stars who feature an on-set romance are rumored to be having an affair, the box outcome is always satisfying!
Could this film be what broke Brangelina?
Brad Pitt happens to again be at the center of betrayal and a breaking family likely to have been caused by an on-set romance. Though the rumors have been denied, the echoes of a real life romance between Marion and Brad might be hard to miss! The first trailer of the movie reveals some significant plot details that appear to mirror the elements of Brad Pitts and Angelina’s split.
In the movie, Max Vatan, played by Brad Pitt, convinces Marianne, played by Marion Cotillard to accompany him to London following their romance and pretense marriage. Could this equate to what is happening in Brad’s real life? Could he be speaking to Marion through the movie to make their on-set romance real?
It has been suggested that the film might have ended Pitt’s and Angelina’s marriage. It has happened before; there is a likelihood that it might have happened again.
'Allied’ similarities with 'Mr. and Mrs. Smith’
'Allied’ looks awfully much like the Pitt’s previous 'Mr. and Mrs. Smith’. While 'Mr. and Mrs. Smith' might have been an action comedy compared to the romantic thriller which is 'Allied’ some similar features do stand out. The plot is very similar, in 'Mr. and Mrs. Smith', Pitt’s and Jolie duo didn’t know that the other was a spy, an idea that has been adopted by 'Allied’. The women in both movies have an in-depth knowledge of the weapons at hand with Cotillard's rifle knowledge and Jolie’s sniper knowledge. Lastly, the movies seem to feature similar steamy scenes and sizzling chemistry.
In a world where an entire industry can be built by speculating on celebrities lives, the movie that is to be released following Brangelina’s split is just in time for more speculation and is likely to become a big hit!
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