Academy Award-winners Matt Damon and Christian Bale star in LE MANS ‘66, based on the true story of the visionary American car designer Carroll Shelby (Damon) and the fearless British-born driver Ken Miles (Bale), who together battled corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Company and take on the dominating race cars of Enzo Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France in 1966.
Starring alongside Matt Damon (THE MARTIAN) and Christian Bale (VICE) is Caitriona Balfe (OUTLANDER), Tracy Letts (LADY BIRD), Josh Lucas (J EDGAR), Jon Bernthal (THE PUNISHER) Ray McKinnon (THE BLIND SIDE).
LE MANS ’66 is directed by James Mangold (WALK THE LINE, LOGAN). Produced by Peter Chernin, Jenno Topping and James Mangold. Written by the critically acclaimed brothers Jez Butterworth & John-Henry Butterworth (FAIR GAME) alongside Jason Keller (ESCAPE PLAN). Director of Photography is Phedon Papamichael (3:10 TO YUMA).
LE MANS ’66 IS RELEASED IN UK CINEMAS FROM 8 NOVEMBER