Wanted Comes to Illinois Wesleyan

September 3, 2008

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Wanted: Illinois Wesleyan moviegoers.  The Titan Film Series will show Wanted, starring James McAvoy, Angelina Jolie and Morgan Freeman, Friday, September 26 at 8 p.m. and 11 p.m in the Hansen Student Center (300 E. Beecher St., Bloomington).  The event is free and open to the public.

Mark Millar’s graphic novel series comes alive in this action thriller under the direction of Timur Bekmambetov.  McAvoy plays Wesley Gibson, a 25-year-old office worker who is on bad terms with his boss, his girlfriend and life in general.  However, following his father’s murder, Fox (Jolie) enlists Gibson in the Fraternity—a covert team that trains him to discover his inner powers and avenge the death of his father.  But as time spent with the Fraternity goes on, Gibson learns the secrets of his dangerous tutors and, most importantly, about his own ability to control his destiny.

This film is rated R.  To learn more about Wanted, visit http://www.wantedmovie.com.

Contact: Nicole Travis ’11, (309) 556-3181