The master of cinematic spectacle, Roland Emmerich, (also the director of Independence Day and Godzilla) brings you an epic wartime drama MIDWAY all across the GCC on the 7 November, 2019. The movie is based on real life events on the Battle of Midway, a clash between the American fleet and Imperial Japanese Navy, which marked a turning point in the Pacific Theatre during World War II.
The movie narrates the story of leaders and soldiers who used their instincts and bravery to overcome the battle. It’s a touching story of brotherhood, camaraderie, and the willpower and sacrifice of real-life military heroes, to protect an American victory.
The movie stars a powerful cast, featuring Woody Harrelson (The Hunger Games franchise, Now You See Me), Ed Skrein (Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, Deadpool), Patrick Wilson (Aquaman, The Conjuring franchise), Luke Evans (Dracula Untold) and Aaron Eckhart (The Dark Knight, London Has Fallen), alongside Nick Jonas, Mandy Moore and Dennis Quaid. An exclusive interview with Nick Jonas with his connection to the movie and a preview of a commendable hero he played.
“I have an affinity for stories where there is brotherhood and camaraderie at the centre of them. Maybe that’s because I am close to my brothers and understand the dynamic in that relationship” says Nick who shares an unbreakable bond with brothers Kevin and Joe Jonas. According to Nick his character was a real life American hero “ Bruno Guido, as far as I know him is a really brave guy, who loved life…I wanted to tell and do justice to Bruno himself, because he was a real life American hero”.
The movie showcases the emotional power of hope and continues to glorify the importance of American democracy and freedom.
Midway launched on 7 November.
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