Braveheart now has a sequel… nicely, type of.
Robert the Bruce is a brand new historic drama that picks up proper the place the 1995 film, starring Mel Gibson, left off with Angus Macfadyen reprising his function.
Macfadyen performed Robert in Braveheart and has now continued the Scottish kingÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s story within the new movie,which he co-wrote Eric Belgau, and it’ll obtain itÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s world-wide premiere on the Edinburgh Worldwide Movie Pageant.
Right hereÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s the official synopsis:
Set in 1306, Robert the Bruce crowns himself King and takes the reason for ScotlandÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s freedom as his personal. However he can not overcome EnglandÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s energy: defeated repeatedly, his military is scattered and ScotlandÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s the Aristocracy abandons him. Hunted, with a value on his head, he finds himself alone and wounded. The reason for freedom appears misplaced as soon as extra.
Hidden secretly in a secluded farm in a clan pledged to England, Robert regains energy and is nursed again to life by a younger widow and her orphan youngsters. His willpower to do what is true, whatever the price, reinvigorates his ardour for ScotlandÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s freedom. He relishes a remaining likelihood for glory and revenge.
The brand new movie stars Daniel Portman (Recreation of Thrones) Anna Hutchinson (Cabin within the Woods), Jared Harris (The Crown), Zach McGowan (Black Sails, Brokers of S.H.I.E.L.D.), Patrick Fugit (Nearly Well-known), Kevin McNally (Pirates of the Caribbean) and Emma Kenney (Shameless).
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Richard Grey is credited as director and the movie will function authentic music from Scottish singing icon, Lulu.
This would be the second film about Robert the Bruce launched within the final 12 months as David MacKenzieÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Outlaw King, which noticedÃ‚Â Chris PineÃ‚Â within the title function, was launched on Netflix on November 9, 2018.
Robert the Bruce is launched in choose cinemas from 28th June.