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The Eagle

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Synopsis

In 2nd-Century Roman-ruled Britain, a young Roman soldier endeavours to honour his father's memory by finding his lost legion's golden emblem. Two men – master and slave – venture beyond the edge of the known world on a dangerous and obsessive quest that will push them beyond the boundaries of loyalty and betrayal, friendship and hatred, deceit and heroism.
Adapted from Rosemary Sutcliff’s classic novel "The Eagle of the Ninth."

Details

Year
2011
Type of film
Features
Running Time
114 mins
Director
Kevin Macdonald
Producer
Caroline Hewitt
Co-Producer
Caroline Hewitt
Editor
Justine Wright
Screenwriter
Jeremy Brock (screenplay), Rosemary Sutcliff (novel)
Director of Photography
Anthony Dodd Mantle, BSC, DFF
Production Designer
Michael Carlin
Principal Cast
Channing Tatum, Jamie Bell, Donald Sutherland, Mark Strong

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Production Company

Focus Features, Film4, Toledo Productions

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Company

Focus Features International
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