First Look at The Book of Eli


Entertainment Weekly has published the first photo of Denzel Washington in Warner Bros. Pictures’ The Book of Eli, directed by Allen and Albert Hughes.

The film centers on a lone warrior (Washington) who must fight to bring society the knowledge that could be the key to its redemption. Gary Oldman plays the despot of a small makeshift town who’s determined to take possession of the book Eli’s guarding.

The studio is targeting a January 15, 2010 release.