The makers announced on Thursday that filmmaker Ridley Scott’s historical drama The Last Duel will hit theaters across the country on October 22. The Last Duel by Matt Damon, directed by Scott, starring Adam Driver, Jody Comer and Ben Affleck.
The film has been described as “a gripping story of betrayal and revenge against 14th century French atrocities”. It has the support of 20th century studios and Scott.
“Based on real events, the historical epic about France’s finally sanctioned duel between Jean de Carros (Damon) and Jacques Le Gris (driver) unravels long-held speculations that the two friends have become fierce rivals.”
Damon and Affleck, won the Oscar for Best Original Screenplay for Good Will Hunting in 1997, Oscar Nominated Scribe Can You Ever Forgive Me? Wrote the script with
The Last Duel premiered worldwide at the Venice Film Festival earlier this month.