Brad Pitt's 'Allied' Gets a Release Date
Paramount Pictures has announced November 23 as the release date for Brad Pitt and Marrion Cotillard's WWII romantic thriller 'Allied'.
The movie, which is directed by Robert Zemeckis, is currently filming in London. Stephen Knight (The Hundred Foot Journey) penned the script and Graham King, who won an Oscar for 'The Departed,' is co-producing with Zemeckis.
Pitt is portraying an intelligence officer in 1942 North Africa who encounters a French Resistance fighter, played by Marion Cotillard, on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Reunited in London, their relationship is threatened by the extreme pressures of the war.
Also cast in Allied are Jarred Harris (Sherlock Holmes: Games of Shadow), Lizzy Caplan (Masters of Sex) and Mathew Goode (Downton Abbey).