Oscar winners Matt Damon and Christian Bale will play the lead roles in Le Mans 66 – Against Any Chance, directed by James Mangold. We'll show you an exclusive biographical action strip clip here before the movie's release. The film is based on the true story of visionary American sports car maker Carroll Shelby (Matt Damon) and fearless British-born racer Ken Miles (Christian Bale). Together they fight against their client's intervention, the laws of physics and their own inner demons to build a revolutionary sports car for the Ford Motor Company. They want to defeat the dominant racing cars of Enzo Ferrari in the 24 Hours of Le Mans 1966 in France.
The film is based on a true story based on the screenplay by Jez Butterworth, John-Henry Butterworth and Jason Keller. Peter Chernin, Jenno Topping and James Mangold are responsible for the production. Executive producers are Kevin Halloran, Dani Bernfeld, Michael Mann. Phedon Papamichael leads the camera.The production design is by Francois Audouy and the costumes by Daniel Orlandi.
The action-packed Biopic Le Mans 66 – Against Every Chance starts on 14 November 2019 in German cinemas. Watch the exclusive excerpt from the movie with Christian Bale and Matt Damon at the bottom of the video player.