New Body of Lies trailer online. Aug13

New Body of Lies trailer online.

There is a new trailer for Body of Lies online.Based on the novel by Washington Post columnist David Ignatius, BoL stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Russell Crowe.Roger Ferris (DiCaprio) is one of the CIA’s soldiers in the war on terrorism. He has come out of Iraq with a shattered leg and an intense mission—to penetrate the network of a master terrorist known only as “Suleiman.” Ferris’s plan for getting inside Suleiman’s tent is inspired by a masterpiece of British intelligence during World War II: He prepares a body of lies, literally the corpse of an imaginary CIA officer who appears to have accomplished the...

Trailer for Body of Lies is online. Jul18

Trailer for Body of Lies is online.

The trailer for Ridley Scott’s Body of Lies is online.Based on the novel by Washington Post columnist David Ignatius, BoL stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Russell Crowe.Roger Ferris (DiCaprio) is one of the CIA’s soldiers in the war on terrorism. He has come out of Iraq with a shattered leg and an intense mission—to penetrate the network of a master terrorist known only as “Suleiman.” Ferris’s plan for getting inside Suleiman’s tent is inspired by a masterpiece of British intelligence during World War II: He prepares a body of lies, literally the corpse of an imaginary CIA officer who appears to have...

Crowe likely joining DiCaprio in Ignatius’ Body of Lies. Jun28

Crowe likely joining DiCaprio in Ignatius’ B...

It appears as though Russell Crowe will join Leonardo DiCaprio in Sir Ridley Scott’s Body of Lies.Roger Ferris (DiCaprio) is one of the CIA’s soldiers in the war on terrorism. He has come out of Iraq with a shattered leg and an intense mission—to penetrate the network of a master terrorist known only as “Suleiman.” Ferris’s plan for getting inside Suleiman’s tent is inspired by a masterpiece of British intelligence during World War II: He prepares a body of lies, literally the corpse of an imaginary CIA officer who appears to have accomplished the impossible by recruiting an agent within the enemy’s...

David Ignatius novel coming to silver screen with DiCaprio, Ridley Scott. Apr09

David Ignatius novel coming to silver screen with ...

Last Spring, in my Eye on Hollywood column in Crimespree magazine, I reported that screenwriter William Monahan (Kingdom of Heaven, The Departed) and Director Ridley Scott (Gladiator, Alien) were joining forces to bring David Ignatius’ forthcoming novel Penetration to the big screen.Well, the novel has a new name, Body of Lies; and a star, Leonardo DiCaprio.Variety is reporting that Mr. DeCaprio is in discussion to play the lead, a CIA opperative that is sent to Jordan after an Al Qaeda opperative that is rumored to be planning an attack on the United States.Scott and Monahan previous worked together on 2005’s massive turkey,...