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Ridley Scott's Napoleon Film ‘Kitbag' Starring Joaquin Phoenix Heads to Apple

5 days ago   |   By Slash Film

Ridley Scott has got his new movie in the bag, with Apple Studios acquiring Kitbag , a Napoleon Bonaparte epic set to star Joaquin Phoenix as the French emperor and military leader.
Deadline reports that Apple has committed to finance and produce Kitbag , which is set to begin production in early 2022. The film, which takes its title from the saying, “There is a general's staff hidden in every soldier's kitbag,” will star Phoenix hot off his Oscar win for his turn in 2019's Joker. Scott will direct the film, as well as produce alongside Kevin Walsh for Scott Free.
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Kitbag: Apple Studios Commits to Ridley Scott & Joaquin Phoenix's Napoleon Bonaparte Epic

Kitbag: Apple Studios Commits to Ridley Scott & Joaquin Phoenix's Napoleon Bonaparte Epic

5 days ago   |   By Coming Soon

Kitbag: Apple Studios Commits to Ridley Scott & Joaquin Phoenix's Napoleon Bonaparte Epic
According to Deadline , Apple Studios will finance and produce the Napoleon Bonaparte biopic epic Kitbag , directed by Oscar nominee Ridley Scott ( The Martian , Gladiator , Black Hawk Down ) and starring Oscar winner Joaquin Phoenix as the 19th-century French emperor. As previously reported , the film's title stems from the saying, “There is a general's staff hidden in every soldier's kitbag.”
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Apple Lands Ridley Scott's Napoleon Epic ‘Kitbag' With Joaquin Phoenix

Apple Lands Ridley Scott's Napoleon Epic ‘Kitbag' With Joaquin Phoenix

5 days ago   |   By The Wrap

Apple Studios will finance and produce “Kitbag,” the next film from Ridley Scott that's an epic about the life of Napoleon and will star Joaquin Phoenix as the historic French military leader.
“Kitbag” is based on an original and personal look at Napoleon's origins and climb to become emperor, as viewed through the prism of his addictive and volatile relationship with his wife Josephine. David Scarpa wrote the screenplay.
Scott will produce “Kitbag” through his Scott Free Productions alongside Kevin Walsh. Scott's company also has a first-look TV deal with Apple TV+. This also reunites...
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Apple Studios Commits To ‘Kitbag,' Ridley Scott-Directed Epic With Joaquin Phoenix As French Conqueror Napoleon Bonaparte

5 days ago   |   By Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Apple Studios has committed to finance and produce Kitbag, the Napoleon Bonaparte epic that Ridley Scott will direct, with Oscar-winning Joker star Joaquin Phoenix playing the French emperor and military leader. Production will begin in early 2022 in the UK. Scott and Kevin Walsh will produce for Scott Free. Deadline last October revealed the...
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