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The Eagle (2011)

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2.5 out of 10 Good but not great
Andrew from Tipperary, 24 Oct 2012
A decent enough telling of a great novel by Rosemary Sutcliff. Nice representation of Roman and Native Britain, with the primitive native people especially interesting. The Roman army seem a bit US-army at times, but on the whole this is fun and worth seeing once if you enjoy these kind of stories.
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1 out of 10 Okay but quickly tails off
Mark from Dublin, 28 Oct 2011
Starts off good but then goes all hollywood and completely goes off the range, I mean its typical all american hero overcomes all obstacles and conquers the world and that final scene what a complete farce.
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2.5 out of 10 The eagle
susanne from Mayo, 12 Sep 2011
Very good movie, my husband thought this wouldnt be his type of film but he loved it
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A Roman epic adventure, based on the classic novel of the same name, set in the dangerous world of second-century Britain. In 140 AD, twenty years after the unexplained disappearance of the entire Ninth Legion in the mountains of Scotland, young centurion Marcus Aquila (Channing Tatum) 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 (Jamie Bell), Marcus sets out across...

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