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The Eagle

Rating:PG-13 (for battle sequences and some disturbing images)
Genre:Drama
Release Date:February 11, 2011
Running time:114 minutes
Cast:Channing Tatum, Jamie Bell, Mark Strong, Donald Sutherland, Tahar Rahim
Director:Kevin Macdonald
Writer:Rosemary Sutcliff, Jeremy Brock
Distributor:Focus Features

Web Site: http://www.FindTheEagle.com/

Description: A Roman epic adventure, based on the classic novel of the same name, set in the dangerous world of second-century Britain. In 140 A.D., 20 years after the unexplained disappearance of the entire Ninth Legion in the mountains of Scotland, young centurion Marcus Aquila arrives from Rome to solve the mystery and restore the reputation of his father, the commander of the Ninth. Accompanied only by his British slave Esca, Marcus sets out across Hadrian's Wall into the uncharted highlands of Caledonia -- to confront its savage tribes, make peace with his father's memory, and retrieve the lost legion's golden emblem, the Eagle of the Ninth.

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