Tuesday, June 18, 2019

"Robert The Bruce"


"Robert the Bruce", directed by Richard Gray, opening in the UK June 28, 2019, is the new historical action feature, showing the aftermath of the 'William Wallace' victories in "Braveheart", starring Angus Macfadyen as 'Robert the Bruce', Jared Harris as 'John Comyn', Anna Hutchison as 'Morag', Patrick Fugit as 'Will', Zach McGowan as 'Brandubh', Gabriel Bateman as 'Scot', Talitha Bateman as 'Iver', Emma Kenney as 'Briana', Shane Coffey as 'Finley', Kevin McNally as 'Sean', Melora Walters as 'Ylfa' and Diarmaid Murtagh as 'James Douglas':

" Scotland circa 1306, following a series of military losses, with his army in tatters and the success of his rebellion in doubt, 'Robert the Bruce' crowns himself 'King and takes the ambition of Scotland's freedom as his own.

"But he cannot overcome England's power: defeated again and again, his army is scattered and Scotland's nobility abandons him. Alone, injured, and pursued by fortune-seekers intent on collecting a bounty placed on his head by 'King Edward' of England, he finds refuge in the croft of a peasant woman and the three children in her care – a teenage nephew, a young niece, and her own son.

"They care for him, forging a powerful bond, even though their clan is aligned with England. This connection inspires Robert with a deeper understanding of the patriotism of ordinary 'Scots', which drives his passionate return to victory and independence..."

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