War Horse (2011) Film
Benedict as Major Stweart in a wonderful story about the friendship of a boy to his horse.
War Horse is a British-American film directed by Steven Spielberg, which had its premiere on 4 December 2011 in New York.
The film is based on the children’s book by Michael Morpurgo published in 1984.
Already in 2007, the book was adapted for theatre by Nick Stafford. It was an immediate success and since then it can be seen on international stages.
Spielberg’s 2012 film adaptation was nominated for six Oscars, received an additional 43 international nominations and skimmed 8 additional awards (including AFI Award for Film of the Year, the BMI Film Music Award, Satellite Award for Best Cinematography).
in this touching story of a very Special friendship Benedict Cumberbatch plays Major Jamie Stewart.
Being deeply impressed by the work with Benedict, Steven Spielberg suggested him for the role of Khan in Star Trek Into Darkness.
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