Magazine article Screen International

QED Boards Ayer's Fury

Magazine article Screen International

QED Boards Ayer's Fury

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The preemptive move is based on a speculative script by David Ayer, with whom QED International collaborates on the upcoming Arnold Schwarzenegger action thriller Ten.

Ayer will direct Fury and QED will finance, handle international sales and produce with John Lesher's Le Grisbi Productions. Principal photography is scheduled to commence later this year.

The story takes place in 1945 as the five-man crew of an American tank named Fury embarks on a mission that becomes a vicious battle for survival against a desperate German army. Block, Lesher and Ethan Smith are the producers.

Open Road will distribute Ten, which QED produced with Lesher, in the US in January 2014.

"I want to bring a fresh execution to the genre," said Ayer. "What these men went through is worthy of a complex honest, hard portrayal. This will have incredible, visceral action, and complex, rich characters. …

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