The Great Wall

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The Great Wall: Benjamin Walker to star

  • Benjamin Walker has joined the cast of "The Great Wall", the period adventure movie that Edward Zwick is directing with Henry Cavill set to star.
    The story, set in 15th century China, is about British warriors who happen upon the hurried construction of the massive wall. As night falls, the warriors realize that the haste in building the wall isn't just to keep out the Mongols -- there is something else inhuman and more dangerous.

  • Alexander Skarsgard was also considered for the part.