Directed by Oliver Stone
Genres - Epic | Sub-Genres - Historical Epic, Biopic [feature], Sword-and-Sandal | Release Date - Nov 24, 2004 (USA) | Run Time - 175 min. | Countries - Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Netherlands, United States | MPAA Rating - R
Synopsis by Matthew Tobey
The fourth film to chronicle the life of fourth-century B.C. ruler Alexander the Great, Oliver Stone's Alexander stars Colin Farrell as the titular Macedonian conqueror. The film follows the young king as he leads his forces on a bloody empirical conquest across the known world, taking large parts of Asia and the Middle East to amass a giant empire, all by the time he turned 25. Anthony Hopkins co-stars as Ptolemy I along with Rosario Dawson as Roxane, Angelina Jolie as Olympias, Jared Leto as Hephaistion, Val Kilmer as King Philip II, and Jonathan Rhys-Meyers as Cassander.
conquest, empire, king, love, Macedonia, mother