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Brad Pitt’s ‘Fury’ To Close London Film Festival

Brad Pitt’s Fury has been chosen by the British Film Institute to close the 58 annual London Film Festival

Source: Fury

It has been revealed that the World War II drama starring Brad Pitt and Shia LaBeouf has been chosen by the British Film Institute to close the 58 annual London Film Festival.

David Ayer has written the film and will direct it also. Ayer is also known for directing End of Watch. ‘Fury’ follows the story of a sergeant known as “Don ‘Wardaddy’ Collier”, who is played by Pitt, as he leads a crew of five inside a tank on a deadly mission behind enemy lines in April 1945.

LaBeouf plays Boyd Swan, Michael Peña as Trini Garcia and Jon Bernthal as Grady Travis.

Ayer and Pitt have been confirmed to attend the Closing Night Gala for the festival in Leicester Square.

Ayer said: “It’s a true pleasure to be returning to England, where we shot the film – the fields of Oxfordshire and Bovingdon Airfield in Hertfordshire were our home for 12 weeks last year, so it’s something of a homecoming for us to present the movie at its European premiere,”

Before adding: “It’s a great honour for our film to be chosen,

The BFI London Film Festival will open on 8 October and run until 19 October.

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