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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Colin Firth
Sir Ben Kingsley
Aishwarya Rai
Peter Mullan
Kevin McKidd
John Hannah
Iain Glenn
Thomas Sangster
Directors
Doug Lefler
Screenwriters
Jez Butterworth
Tom Butterworth
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102 minutes

The Last Legion
It's half-pint Arthur


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The Last Legion

Plot
The story of Romulus Augustus, the last Emeror of the Western Roman Empire. He was deposed after only 10 months on the throne of a nation already in disarray, and fled to Britain to raise a legion of supporters.


Verdict
This attempt at reimagining the Arthurian legend fails to raise the pulse due to some leaden dialogue and unconvincing performances.


Reviewed by Anna Smith

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