Invictus PosterYahoo have released a new poster for Clint Eastwood’s Invictus (click it to enlarge). The movie stars Matt Damon playing the South African rugby captain Francois Pienaar and Morgan Freeman who plays the part of Nelson Mandela.

The movie is based on the book by John Carlin,and tells the story of South Africa’s bid to hos the Rugby World Cup in 1995. Apartheid had only just ended and Mandela had not long been released from prison to be made president. Mandela sees this as an opportunity to unite his countrymen and joins forces with the rugby team captain Francois Pienaar to fulfill his goal .

Invictus is released in the UK 5th February 2010.