Kingdom of Heaven

In 1184 France, Balian is a small town blacksmith, when he discovers his father he never knew was a great warrior he chooses to leave his village and learn how to be forgiven for past sins, and to save his dead wife’s soul from hell after her suicide. After his father Godfrey dies in battle Balian takes his place as Baron of Ibelin and heads for Jerusalem. It soon becomes apparent that the tension between the Christian Crusades and the Muslims over the rights to the city will soon break out in war and Balian must choose to fight for the city or try and bring peace to both sides.

Director: Ridley Scott

Actors: Orlando Bloom, Eva Green, Jeremy Irons, David Thewlis, Marton Csokas, Liam Neeson, Brendan Gleeson

Year: 2005

Length: 194 Minutes

Classification: M15+ Moderate violence, Frequent battle violence

Rating:★★★½☆

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