The movie "Flags of Our Fathers," which is based on James Bradley's book "Flags of Our Fathers: Heroes of Iwo Jima," is scheduled to begin shooting next month in Iceland, Washington, Los Angeles and Chicago. Will co-produce the Paul Haggis adaptation is DreamWorks Pictures, responsible for the domestic distribution, and Warner Bros. Pictures with the international one. Clint Eastwood himself, along with Steven Spielberg will be producing the movie.
As for the movie casts, there are Ryan Phillippe, Adam Beach and Jesse Bradford. Revolves the story of Iwo Jima Battle, which took place in the winter of 1945, Phillippe will play Navy corpsman John Bradley, while Beach portrays Ira Hayes, a Pima Indian who copes with the war experiences by drinking himself to death. Bradford, to add, will play Rene Gagnon, a ladies' man who is one of the flag raisers.