Coming via Entertainment Weekly, we have the first official still from science-fiction thriller ENDER’S GAME featuring a look at Harrison Ford and Asa Butterfield’s heroes. Helmed by X-MEN ORIGINS: WOLVERINE (oh Christ) director Gavin Hood the movie is based on Orson Scott Card’s 1985 novel of the same name.
ENDER’S GAME focuses on a future Earth ravaged by a war with two different alien races. In preparation for an anticipated third invasion an international fleet sets up a school to find and train future commanders to save mankind. Considered the world’s most talented children, Ender Wiggin (Butterfield) stands out proving to be a tactical genius who may be needed sooner than anticipated.
ENDER’S GAME is expected to invade cinemas 25th October 2013 in the UK, with a US release slated for the 1st November. It co-stars Abigail Breslin, Hailee Steinfeld, Ben Kingsley, Viola Davis and Nonso Anozie.