THE EAGLE Behind the Scenes With Channing Tatum
Check out a behind the scenes video “Romans and Celts” for the upcoming movie THE EAGLE starring Channing Tatum, Jamie Bell, Donald Sutherland, Mark Strong and written & directed by Kevin MacDonald. You can read all our coverage of The Eagle here.
The Eagle Synopsis: A Roman epic adventure, based on the classic novel of the same name, set in the dangerous world of second-century Britain. In 140 AD, twenty years after the unexplained disappearance of the entire Ninth Legion in the mountains of Scotland, young centurion Marcus Aquila (played by Channing Tatum of “G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra” and “Dear John”) arrives from Rome to solve the mystery and restore the reputation of his father, the commander of the Ninth. Accompanied only by his British slave Esca (Jamie Bell of “Defiance” and “Jumper”), Marcus sets out across Hadrian’s Wall into the uncharted highlands of Caledonia – to confront its savage tribes, make peace with his father’s memory, and retrieve the lost legion’s golden emblem, the Eagle of the Ninth.
The Eagle will be released to theaters February 25, 2011. Watch the behind the scenes video below.