NOMINATED FOR 1 x GOLDEN GLOBE
Best Actor - Drama - Christian Bale
Based on the remarkable true story of two renegade misfits who took the American dream for a ride, FORD V FERRARI is a thrilling race against all odds. Academy Award® winners Matt Damon and Christian Bale star as the dynamic duo in one of the year’s most compelling and entertaining dramas that has a little something for everyone.
Set against 1966’s 24 Hours of Le Mans in France, the film follows visionary American car designer Carroll Shelby (Damon) and fearless British born driver Ken Miles (Bale) as they attempt to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Company to take on the dominating race cars of Enzo Ferrari.
Battling corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons, can the hot headed duo put aside their differences to deliver a car that will make history on motorsport’s grandest stage?
Directed by Academy Award® nominee James Mangold (Walk the Line), this unbelievable David vs Goliath story features a stellar cast including Jon Bernthal, Caitriona Balfe, Tracy Letts and Josh Lucas.
★★★★ – Stuff
"On the biggest screen you can find, with the volume turned up to concussive levels, Ford v Ferrari is a great ride and a gratifyingly respectful retelling of history. It's an astonishing piece of work."
★★★★ – Empire
"Even if you’re not a motorhead, chances are you’ll be thrilled by this high-velocity bromance, powered by zesty acting and Mangold’s meticulous direction."
"A full-bodied and exciting true-life story in which the men behind the wheels are just as dynamic as the machines they drive." – Hollywood Reporter
"Thrilling, and greatly affecting" – Wall Street Journal