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Period and Historical
In late-13th-century Scotland, farmer William Wallace is spurred into action against the English occupation under King Edward "Longshanks". Despite being hindered by scheming Scottish nobility, he is soon leading a huge militia force in revolt, winning a crucial victory at the battle of Stirling Bridge, and pushes on for his country's freedom. Director and star Mel Gibson's rabble-rousing epic plays fast-and-loose with history, but its stunning battle sequences and the iconic portrayal of its leading character ensured a haul of Oscars in 1996, including Best Picture and Best Director.
Eisenstein's dramatic and visually groundbreaking propaganda film of the Potemkin rebellion, including the now legendary Odessa stairs scene.
11+ years 75 mins
Historical epic based on the life of Alexander the Great, who in the fourth century BC united Greece's cities and conquered the Persian Empire.
11–16 years 130 mins
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