Michael Mann's 'Ferrari' movie

Michael Mann, the acclaimed director of films such as Heat and Collateral, is set to release his latest project, 'Ferrari'. The film, which has been in development for several years, will explore the life and career of Enzo Ferrari, the founder of the legendary Italian sports car manufacturer. Here's everything we know so far about the highly anticipated film.

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Michael Mann's  'Ferrari' movie

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The Cast

The lead role of Enzo Ferrari will be played by Christian Bale, the Oscar-winning actor known for his roles in The Dark Knight trilogy and American Psycho. The supporting cast includes Hugh Jackman as Ford Motor Company founder Henry Ford II, and Noomi Rapace as Ferrari's wife, Laura Dominica Garello Ferrari.

The Storyline

'Ferrari' will focus on a pivotal moment in the history of the sports car manufacturer. The film is set in the 1950s and follows Enzo Ferrari as he fights to keep his company independent amid pressure from rival car manufacturer, Ford. The film will explore the personal and professional relationships of Enzo Ferrari and his wife, as well as the inner workings of the Ferrari factory and the world of Formula One racing.

The Production

Michael Mann has been developing 'Ferrari' for several years, and the project has undergone significant changes since it was first announced. Originally, the film was set to star Robert De Niro as Enzo Ferrari, with a script written by Troy Kennedy Martin. However, the project was put on hold in 2016, and Michael Mann took over as director in 2019. The current script was written by Mann and the late British screenwriter, Anthony McCarten.

The film has been in production since 2020, with filming taking place in Italy and other locations around the world. The production team has worked closely with Ferrari to ensure accuracy and authenticity in the portrayal of the car manufacturer and its history.

The Release

'Ferrari' was originally set to be released in 2021, but the COVID-19 pandemic and other factors delayed production. The film is currently scheduled to be released on November 15, 2022. It is expected to premiere at the AFI Fest in Los Angeles in November 2022..

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The Buzz

The announcement of 'Ferrari' has generated significant buzz in the film industry and among car enthusiasts. Michael Mann's reputation as a director, combined with the star-studded cast and the iconic subject matter, has many people excited about the film. In addition, the involvement of Ferrari in the production has lent the project an air of authenticity and credibility.


'Ferrari' is one of the most highly anticipated films of the next few years. The combination of Michael Mann's direction, Christian Bale's performance, and the fascinating subject matter of Enzo Ferrari and his battles with Ford and other competitors has generated a great deal of interest. Fans of Mann's previous work, as well as car enthusiasts and lovers of historical dramas, will no doubt be eagerly anticipating the release of this highly anticipated film.