Agora (2009)

Genres - Drama, Epic  |   Sub-Genres - Historical Epic, Period Film  |   Release Date - May 28, 2010 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 127 min.  |   Countries - Spain  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Synopsis by Jeremy Wheeler

A fourth century slave (Max Minghella) is confronted with his love for his intellectual alchemist master, Hypatia of Alexandria (Rachel Weisz), and the temptations of freedom spurred by the rise of Christianity in this historical epic from acclaimed filmmaker Alejandro Amenábar.



anti-Semitism, humanist, library, religion, scientist, astrology, Christianity, philosophy, slavery


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