Red Tails: New Preview Clips and Images from George Lucas' WWII Epic
01.09.12 by BJSprecher
Visionary filmmaker George Lucas (Star Wars series) began developing the WWII-era action drama Red Tails more than twenty years ago and in less than two weeks the movie will finally be soaring onto the big screen. Red Tails is inspired by the true story of the Tuskegee Airmen, the first African American combat pilots to serve in the U.S. military, and 20th Century Fox and LucasFilm have released six new preview clips containing never-before-seen footage from the movie, and more than 50 still images and set photos to help build excitement for its theatrical release.
To see more than 40 more new still images and set photos from Red Tails, head over to Collider.
Red Tails was directed by Anthony Hemingway (HBO's Treme). The script was written by John Ridley (Undercover Brother) and Boondocks writer-artist Aaron Mcgruder. The cast includes Terrence Howard, Nate Parker, Bryan Cranston, Nate Parker, David Oyelowo, Tristan Wilds, Method Man, Lee Tergesen, Ne-Yo, Elijah Kelley, Andre Royo, Jesse Williams and Academy Award–winner Cuba Gooding Jr.