Friday, February 28, 2020

"Robert The Bruce"

Richard Gray's follow up to "Braveheart" stars Angus Macfadyen, reprising his "Braveheart" role as 'Robert the Bruce', the 'King of Scots' (1306-1329), opening theatrically April 24, 2020:

"...following a series of military losses, with his army in tatters and the success of his rebellion in doubt, 'Robert' retreats from the battlefield. 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 the national stage and, ultimately, to victory and independence..."

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