Denzel WashingtonThe sword-wielding, butt-kicking Denzel Washington is one of the highlights of' 'The Book of Eli,' and the veteran actor has asked PopEater to send a message about his "killing machine" fight scenes. "It's me," Washington says from the 'Eli' junket. "That's all me... It's no stunt man."

Yes, the sword-led can of butt-whooping is opened onscreen by the 54-year-old actor, who underwent intense Japanese sword training with stuntman Jeff Imada. "He trained me. Four or five months out, we started stretching and moving with our eyes closed. Getting into the whole vibe," says Washington.