Trailer and poster for “The Last Duel,” the next movie about betrayal and revenge, set in the brutality of 14th century France by Ridley Scott (“Lost on Mars” and “Besieged” were released on Tuesdays). , “Thelma and Louise”).
Set to open in theaters October 14, the film features other attractions: It joins Matt Damon, Adam Driver, Ben Affleck, and Jodie Comer.
Except for a small part in “Dogma” (1999), Damon and Affleck haven’t acted seriously as actors since “The Good Rebel” (1997). And as with this movie that made them stars and won an Academy Award, the actors also collaborated to write the screenplay for “The Good Rebel,” adapted from the book “The Last Duel: A True Story of Crime, Scandal, and Trial by Combat in Medieval France” in collaboration with Oscar-nominated Nicole Holofcener for “Can You Ever Forgive Me?” (
The film is based on a famous true story set in France in 1386, during the Hundred Years’ War. According to the official brief, “reveals old assumptions about the last duel approved by the French between Jean de Carouge (Matt Damon) and Jacques Le Grace (Adam Driver), two friends who became stubborn rivals. When Carouge’s wife, Marguerite (Judy) Comer, was ) is violently attacked by Le Gris, an accusation he denies, and refuses to remain silent, accusing her assailant, in an act of bravery and defiance endangering her life. A grueling duel to the death ensues, placing the fate of the three in the hands of God.”
Watch the translated trailer.