Monday, October 28, 2019

PREMIUM SPOTLIGHT ON THE AERONAUTS PERIOD SET ADVENTURE WITH EDDIE REDMAYNE, FELICITY JONES, VINCENT PEREZ, TOM COURTENAY, ANNE REID

   'THE AERONAUTS' 
AIM HIGH REACH FOR THE SKY
The movie hits Amazon Prime around Christmas
The two of them starred together for the first time in The Theory of Everything five years ago and both Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones were nominated for Oscars that year for their roles in that one, and now they are working together in THE AERONAUTS but it is safe to say this one won't be in the running for Academy Awards. It is ready, though, to premier November 4th in United Kingdom, and then from December 6th in USA and December 20th on Amazon Prime, following daredevil pilot Amelia Wren and weather scientist James Glaisher who find themselves in an epic fight for survival while attempting to make discoveries in a gas balloon.

  Inspired By True Events
In 1862, daredevil balloon pilot Amelia Wren (Felicity Jones) teams up with pioneering meteorologist James Glaisher (Eddie Redmayne) to advance human knowledge of the weather and fly higher than anyone in
This is the second time Redmayne and Jones are starring together
history. While breaking records and advancing scientific discovery, their voyage to the very edge of existence helps the unlikely pair find their place in the world they have left far below them. But they face physical and emotional challenges in the thin air, as the ascent becomes a fight for survival.

Erased For Being A Man?
Although James Glaisher was the real historical person, Amelia Wren is a fictional character who replaces his real life assistant  Henry Tracey Coxwell with a female version. Wonder what would feminists have to say on
The film is based on Richard Holmes book Falling Upwards: How We Took To The Air
that? They say the aim was to inspire girls that they can go on adventures too, but if that did not really happen isn't it a despicable case of fabricating history for the sake of modern agenda in which a real life hero Coxwell gets totally
The movie was directed by Tom Harper
erased just because he wasn't a female? While portraying Glaisher, Eddie Redmayne has a serious ankle injury and had to wear a cast! With Tom Harper from BBC's War and Peace directing, the cast also includes Tom Courtenay and Anne Reid as James' parents, Vincent Perez as Amelia's husband. 

14 comments:

  1. He is a really good actor, I will watch that with pleasure☺

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  2. Ugh, I really fail to see what's so exciting about ballooning.

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  3. I bet they fight over forgetting the picnic basket.

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  4. What a nice subject, fingers crossed!

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  5. I am not okay with history being erased to fit today’s agenda. Just for that, we will not be watching this one.

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  6. Add that to the reason why I would never, ever go in a hot air balloon. My luck, I'd float away to space and then crash land days later in the arctic.

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    1. I'd probably end up being eaten by pigeons or hawks.

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