Nov 15, 2019 · Directed by James Mangold. With Matt Damon, Christian Bale, Jon Bernthal, Caitriona Balfe. American car designer Carroll Shelby and driver Ken Miles battle corporate interference and the laws of physics to build a revolutionary race car for Ford in order to defeat Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1966.
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- wikipedia.org★A film based on the rivalry between Ford and Ferrari for the dominance at the Le Mans endurance race has long been in works at 20th Century Fox.★Initially, it was going to star Tom Cruise and Brad Pitt from an original screenplay by Jason Keller, but the project fell apart after writers Jez Butterworth and John-Henry Butterworth drafted a script and Joseph Kosinski was brought on to direct.
The film tells how automotive designer Carroll Shelby and race car driver Ken Miles lead a team of American engineers and designers from Ford to build a race car that can beat legendary Ferrari. Ultimately, they produce the Ford GT40 for a showdown at the 1966 24 Hours of Le Manshttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ford_GT40
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The picture is also scoring highly with audiences--released into 3528 theaters across the US and Canada, “Ford v Ferrari” during its opening weekend easily led the Box Office Mojo Top Ten with over $31 million in earnings. “Ford v Ferrari” is rated PG-13 for language concerns, action sequences, and some scenes of peril.
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Ford v Ferrari grossed $117.6 million in the United States and Canada, and $107.9 million in other territories, for a worldwide total of $225.5 million.  In the United States and Canada, the film was released alongside Charlie's Angels and The Good Liar , and was projected to gross $23–30 million from 3,528 theaters in its opening weekend ...
Nov 15, 2019 · Academy Award-winners Matt Damon and Christian Bale star in FORD v FERRARI, based on the remarkable true story of the visionary American car designer Carroll Shelby (Damon) and the fearless ...
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Nov 15, 2019 · Ford v Ferrari: Movie Clip - Happy Bill Ford v Ferrari: Exclusive Interview There are still many months until the checkered flag is waved for the end of awards season, but James Mangold’s ‘Ford v Ferrari’ is generating serious Oscar chatter as things start to rev up.
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Academy Award-winners Matt Damon and Christian Bale star in FORD v FERRARI, based on the remarkable true story of the visionary American car designer Carroll...
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Nov 15, 2019 · The True Story Behind the Movie Ford v Ferrari. By Alejandro de la Garza November 15, 2019 5:13 PM EST T here are races, and then there is 24 Hours of Le Mans. For car manufacturers, the historic ...
Nov 14, 2019 · At its core, the Ferrari versus Ford narrative—which gets the full Hollywood treatment in the new Ford v. Ferrari movie starring academy award winners Matt Damon and Christian Bale—recounts a ...
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- Ford. Grandson of the founding Ford of Ford Motor, Henry Ford II (Tracy Letts), who really was nicknamed “Hank the Deuce,” is portrayed as both an imposing captain of industry and a neurotic beneficiary of his family’s largesse in Ford v. Ferrari.
- Ferrari. Fact: There really was a company in Italy named Ferrari that made excellent and fast sports cars in a bespoke fashion that contrasted dramatically with Ford’s assembly-line system.
- Ken Miles (Christian Bale) Ken Miles, the human being, does not differ much from Ken Miles, the effervescent and Brummie-accented character played by Christian Bale in Ford v. Ferrari.
- Carroll Shelby (Matt Damon) Matt Damon got a perm to better resemble the legendary Texas-born racer and quite effortlessly fit Iacocca’s recollection of the man as a “good lookin’ son of a bitch.”