This week fans of Borderlands have a couple of interesting news on the table: on the one hand, we have learned that Edgar ramirez (Point Break, Gold) be in charge of playing Atlas in the movie. If you do not know who we are talking about, you will probably be better located if we tell you that Atlas is one of the weapon manufacturers that we can find in the game. In addition, the production of the tape has also shared the official synopsis of history that we can discover in this project. We remind you that Kevin Hart, Cate Blanchett, Jamie Lee Curtis y Jack Black They are part of the cast, along with actress and singer Haley Bennett.
Borderlands La pelcula: What is Atlas?
Edgar ramirez aims to embody the main antagonist of the film Borderlands. The character of Atlas is described as “the most powerful son of a bitch in the universe”, and that already gives us the odd clue of what we can expect from him. It is also indicated that it is “a titan of business and a manufacturer of weapons”, which will make sense to players who have encountered any of these weapons in the series.
After all, in the three main installments, Atlas is the name of one of the many weapons manufacturers that players can find in this chaotic world, such as Hyperion, Dahl or Jakobs. How does this character fit into the story of the film? It seems that recruit Lilith (Blanchett) to search for her missing daughter on the planet of Pandora.
Atlas, the most powerful son of a bitch in the universe
“Atlas has to have a truly magnetic personality, someone with charisma and charm, but with that threatening air underneath all those layers “, maintained the director Eli Roth, who expressed that he is delighted that Ramirez is joining the cast of the film. “I’ve been a fan of Edgar since his early performances and he continues to amaze me with every dramatic turn. I have created something wild, fun and very different from anything you have seen before Edgar. I’m very, very excited to be working with him. “
Borderlands: The synopsis of your film
The introduction of the character of Atlas leads us directly to address the synopsis of Borderlands La pelcula. While Roth will sit in the director’s chair, we remind you that the script runs from the hand of Craig Mazin, creator of the acclaimed series Chernbil and one of the main responsible for the adaptation of The Last of Us for HBO.
“Lilith (Blanchett), an infamous outlaw with a mysterious past, reluctantly returns to his home planet of Pandora to find the missing daughter of the most powerful son of a bitch in the universe, Atlas (Ramirez). Lilith forms an alliance with an unexpected team: Roland (hard), a former elite mercenary, now desperate for redemption; Tiny Tina (Ariana Greenblatt), a devastating pre-adolescent beast; War (Florian Munteanu), Tina’s muscular and rhetorical protector; Tannis (Curtis), a scientist with a tenuous grip on sanity; and Claptrap (Black), a persistent and cunning robot, “says the synopsis.
Lilith returns to Pandora to search for Atlas’s daughter
The premise then adds: “These unlikely heroes must fight alien monsters and dangerous bandits to find and protect the missing girl, who may have the key to a power unimaginable. The fate of the universe may be in their hands – but they will fight for something else: for each other. “.
Produced by Lionsgate, Arad Productions and Picturestart, for now we will have to wait to find out when we can enjoy the film on the big screen.