Full Synopsis for ENDER'S GAME Starring Asa Butterfield, Ben Kingsley & Harrison Ford
Published: November 18, 2012 - 5:22pm
Ender's Game, based on the best-selling, award-winning novel by Orson Scott Card, is an epic science fiction adventure about a brilliant young strategist who is drafted to an intergalactic war to save the human race.
Summit Entertainment has released the full summery for their upcoming adaptation of Ender's Game, which is scheduled to be released in conventional and IMAX theaters on November 1st, 2013:
In the near future, a hostile alien race (called the Formics) have attacked Earth. If not for the legendary heroics of International Fleet Commander, Mazer Rackham (Ben Kingsley), all would have been lost. In preparation for the next attack, the highly esteemed Colonel Graff (Harrison Ford) and the International Military are training only the best young children to find the future Mazer. Ender Wiggin (Asa Butterfield), a shy, but strategically brilliant boy is pulled out of his school to join the elite.
Arriving at Battle School, Ender quickly and easily masters increasingly difficult war games, distiguising himself and winning respect amongst his peers. Ender is soon ordained by Graff as the military's next great hope, resulting in his promotion to Command School. Once there, he's trained by Mazer Rackham, himself, to lead his fellow soldiers into an epic battle that will determine the future of Earth and save the human race.
Ender's Game, directed by Gavin Hood (X-Men Origins: Wolverine) and produced by Bob Orci and Alex Kurtzman (Cowboys and Aliens, Star Trek), stars Asa Butterfield, Harrison Ford, Hailee Steinfeld, Sir Ben Kingsley, Abigail Breslin, Jimmy "Jax" Pinchak, Aramis Knight, Moises Arias, Suraj Parthasarathy, Viola Davis and Nonso Anozie.