Starring Gerard Butler, Brenton Thwaites, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Courtney Eaton, Elodie Yung and Chadwick Boseman. In response, Lionsgate and director Proyas apologized for ethnically inaccurate casting. Promotion for the movie is beginning just as we're wrapping a banner year for discussions of diversity and gender pay equity in the film industry. [3], In the film, the gods in humanoid form are 9 feet (2.7 m) tall and in "battle beast" form are over 12 feet (3.7 m) tall. در فیلم خدایان مصر بازیگرانی چون Brenton Thwaites,John Samaha,Courtney Eaton,Nikolaj Coster-Waldau و … Proyas called the logistical challenge a "reverse Hobbit", referring to The Lord of the Rings films, in which Hobbits are depicted as shorter than humans. The most distinctive feature of these models is her bold look and chiseled face. [22][nb 2] The Washington Post's Soraya Nadia McDonald also disparaged the casting practice for Gods of Egypt and said Lionsgate released the posters at an unfortunate time. [42] Lionsgate released the film in the United States and Canada on the weekend of February 26–28, as well as in 68 other markets,[43][nb 3] including Russia, South Korea, and Brazil. The film was produced under Summit Entertainment. He stabs Ra, taking his spear and casting him off the barge, freeing Apophis to consume the mortal and underworld realms. As they plummet toward the ground, Horus regains his power to transform, flying Bek to safety. Gods Of Egypt: Gerard Butler On The Relationship Between Gods And Humans In The Film Some image caption 1 Gods Of Egypt: Courtney Eaton On The Movie Some image caption 1 Gods Of Egypt: Elodie Yung On Brenton Thwaites Some image caption 1 Gods Of Egypt: Chadwick Boseman On Working With Alex Proyas Some image caption 1 Gods Of Egypt: Brenton Thwaites On His Character Bek And His … Courtney Eaton Courtney Eaton Biography . He said the film could attract Alex Proyas's fan base but that it had suffered "some negativity out there" due to the predominantly white casting as well as the film being perceived to have an "old-fashioned" feel. With renewed strength, Horus outmaneuvers and kills Set. [58] Metacritic gives the film a score of 25 out of 100 based on 25 critics, indicating "generally unfavorable reviews". "[20], The casting practice of white actors as Ancient Egyptian characters was first reported after filming started in March 2014, when Daily Life's Ruby Hamad highlighted the practice as "Hollywood whitewashing". [36], BoxOffice forecast two months in advance that Gods of Egypt would gross $14.5 million on its opening weekend in the United States and Canada, and that it would gross $34 million total on its theatrical run. Professor Todd Boyd, chair for the Study of Race and Popular Culture at the University of Southern California, said, "The apology is an attempt to have it both ways. For the god Thoth, who can appear as many copies, actor Chadwick Boseman was filmed hundreds of times from different angles. He concluded, "I attempted to show racial diversity, black, white, Asian, as far as I was allowed, as far as I could, given the limitations I was given. Debut", "Powerless to 'Deadpool', 'Gods of Egypt' Is First 2016 Big-Budget Bomb: Friday Late Night B.O. When Max Rockatansky (Tom Hardy) is captured, he joins the escape of Furiosa (Charlize Theron) and the five women she’s rescuing from Immortan Joe. 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Absorbing Thoth's brain, Osiris's heart, Horus's other eye, and wings from Nephthys, Set confronts Ra about his mistreatments, which Ra explains were tests to prepare Set for his true role: taking Ra's place aboard his solar barge as defender of the world against Apophis. Zaya refuses Hathor's gift, not wanting an afterlife without Bek. [7], The film drew criticism due to the fact that none of the main actors were of Egyptian descent. Explore. I'm not even playing an Egyptian; I'm an 8-foot-tall god who turns into a falcon. Neutral about the conflict with Set, and at war with the shadow beast Apophis that threatens to devour the world, Ra does not restore Horus’ power, but gives him a vial of divine waters to weaken Set. [46] Viacom 18 released the film in India on February 26, 2016 in four languages: English, Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu. This diva rose to prominence when she appeared in the famous film Mad Max: Fury Road in 2015 and Gods of Egypt. Film ini merupakan film ber-genre Action,Adventure,Fantasy dengan total penayangan 414,123 kali, yang merupakan produksi dari Thunder Road, Pyramania, Summit Entertainment, Mystery Clock Cinema pada tanggal 25 February 2016 sangat direkomendasikan untuk … Bek steals one of Horus' eyes from Set’s treasure vault, but is caught by Urshu. In 1996, she was born in Bunbury, Western Australia. [50] Opening-day audiences polled by CinemaScore gave the film an average grade of "B–" on an A+ to F scale. [22] Later in the month, it released a theatrical trailer. Actor Courtney Eaton is photographed on May 15, 2015 in Cannes, France. [35], In the week before the film's release, Lions released the tie-in mobile game Gods of Egypt: Secrets of the Lost Kingdom on iOS and Android. "[29] Michael Ordoña of San Francisco Chronicle said of the apologies, "That's little comfort to the nonwhite actors denied opportunities or the Egyptians who will see a pale shadow of their ancestral traditions. [56], Gods of Egypt was panned by critics. 保存したユーザー: Catelyn "Kalla" 60. [12] Chadwick Boseman and Élodie Yung joined the cast at the start of 2014. The talented actress was born on 6 January 1996, in Bunbury, Western Australia, where she attended Bunbury Cathedral Grammar School. The director cited the following films as influences on Gods of Egypt: The Guns of Navarone (1961), Lawrence of Arabia (1962), The Man Who Would Be King (1975), Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), and Sergio Leone's Western films. In February 2016, her film, Gods of Egypt, was released and get successful. In ancient Egypt, the ruling god Osiris is killed by his jealous brother Set during the coronation of Osiris's son Horus. Overcoming the pyramid's traps, they reach the source of Set's power. [9] Lionsgate anticipated that Gods of Egypt would be the first film in a new franchise after it finished releasing The Hunger Games films. "[63] Olly Richards of Empire was heavily critical, calling the film a "catastrophe" and "the Dolly Parton of movies, without any of the knowing wit". [48] It went on to gross $14.1 million in its opening weekend, finishing second at the box office behind Deadpool ($31.5 million). Horus is crowned king and declares access to the afterlife will be paid with good deeds in life. Dismayed, Set decides to destroy the afterlife to become immortal. Summit Entertainment. Gods of Egypt – In Theaters February 26. Mehr Clips und Interviews auf: http://kinowetter.ch/ Like uns auf Facebook: https://facebook.com/kinowetter The Australian government provided a tax credit for 46% of the film's budget. 0:21 . They visit the library of Thoth to recruit the god to solve the sphinx’s riddle. Amazon … Yes, there is more to her from the likes and even the personal. [4] The Hollywood Reporter estimated the film lost the studio up to $90 million, when factoring together all expenses and revenues. This time of course they have bigger axes to grind – they can rip into my movie while trying to make their mainly pale asses look so politically correct by screaming 'white-wash!!! See more ideas about gods of egypt, egypt, gods of egypt movie. Brenton Thwaites as Bek, a young thief who allies with Horus. Quotes . Exhibitor Relations senior media analyst Jeff Bock said the film "feels late" years after the release of 300 (2007) and Immortals (2011), and an earlier production and release would have been more advantageous. Released February 24th, 2016, Gods of Egypt stars Brenton Thwaites, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Gerard Butler, Courtney Eaton The PG-13 movie has a runtime of about 2 hr 7 min, and received a user score of 56 (out of 100) on TMDb, which put together reviews from 2,960 knowledgeable users. [59], Alonso Duralde of TheWrap wrote, "A mishmash of unconvincing visual effects and clumsy writing—not to mention another depiction of ancient Egypt in which the lead roles are almost all played by white folks—Gods of Egypt might have merited a so-bad-it's-good schadenfreude fanbase had it maintained the unintentional laughs of its first 10 minutes. Eaton was born in Bunbury, Western Australia. Ra blasts him with his spear, but Set survives through his absorbed powers. Only one god can save us, but not without his eyes. He said "white-washing" was a justified concern but for his fantasy film, "To exclude any one race in service of a hypothetical theory of historical accuracy ... would have been biased." Gods of Egypt (2016) Courtney Eaton: Zaya. We've curated a list of lesser-known films to help you explore the space-time continuum from the comfort of your couch. Jon Feltheimer, the CEO of Summit's parent company Lionsgate, said Lionsgate's financial exposure was under $10 million due to tax incentives of filming in Australia, as well as foreign pre-sales. Click to play video . Her father, an Australian, has English ancestry while her mother is a New Zealander, of Chinese, Māori, and Cook Islander descent. Young Australian model and actress Courtney Eaton had some major roles on Mad Max: Fury Road and Gods of Egypt. But this bloated enterprise is so tiresome by the end, it seems more likely headed for a long rest somewhere in the cinematic afterlife. Eaton’s mate and Fury Road co-star Abbey Lee Kershaw also plays a key role Gods Of Egypt, which sees Butler’s God of Darkness take over the throne of the prosperous Egyptian empire. 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I respect their opinion, but I hope the context of the decisions is a little clearer based on my statements here. Horus battles Set atop an obelisk, but is heavily outmatched. Courtney Eaton is an Australian model and actress, who is known for her supporting roles as Cheedo the Fragile in the 2015 film Mad Max: Fury Road, and as Zaya in the 2016 film Gods of Egypt. Bek and Horus explain their plan to infiltrate Set's pyramid, and Hathor warns of a guardian sphinx. A part of me just wants to freak out, but then I think, 'There's nothing you can do about it.' Mad Max: Fury Road introduces another new corner to the post-apocalyptic Australian universe. [8] Proyas said he sought to make a big-budget film with an original premise, to contrast franchise films. Not just the creative. After an attack by Minotaurs led by Mnevis, followed by other minions and giant cobras, Hathor rescues Horus and Bek. Customer Review: Gods Of Egypt (International Trailer 1) See full review. 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