With less than a month to go before the U.S. release, we though we’d give you a look at some of the marketing released to promote The Theory of Everything. A look at the relationship between the famous physicist Stephen Hawking and his first wife, Jane, The Theory of Everything sees Eddie Redmayne (Les Misérables) take on what appears to be one hell of a role. Though many may know the outcome to this true-life relationship, the film looks like an emotional and inspirational piece of cinema nevertheless, and the positive early reviews certainly provide confidence. Check out a featurette, clip, and five minutes of B-Roll footage below.
The Theory of Everything stars Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Charlie Cox, Emily Watson, Simon McBurney and David Thewlis.
Official synopsis for The Theory of Everything:
Starring Eddie Redmayne (“Les Misérables”) and Felicity Jones (“The Amazing Spider-Man 2”), this is the extraordinary story of one of the world’s greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde. Once a healthy, active young man, Hawking received an earth-shattering diagnosis at 21 years of age. With Jane fighting tirelessly by his side, Stephen embarks on his most ambitious scientific work, studying the very thing he now has precious little of – time. Together, they defy impossible odds, breaking new ground in medicine and science, and achieving more than they could ever have dreamed. The film is based on the memoir “Travelling to Infinity: My Life with Stephen,” by Jane Hawking, and is directed by Academy Award winner James Marsh (“Man on Wire”).
ETA: USA – 7 November, 2014. UK – 1 January, 2014. AUS – 29 January, 2014.