- A summary of the film will receive no points.
- The analysis must relate to themes and topics covered in this course only.
- Only movies on this approved list below are available.
Gladiator (2000) 154 mins
Dir. Ridley Scott, With Russell Crowe.
Attila (2001) (TV mini)
US, Historical, Color
Director. Rick Lowry; Cast includes Gerard Butler (Attila) and Tim Curry (Theodosius).
A Knight’s Tale (2001)
US, Action, 132, PG 13, Color
Director: Brain Helgeland; Star: Heath Ledger
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
UK, Historical/Comedy, 90, Rated PG, Color
Director: Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones; Star; Graham Chapman
The Decameron (1970)
France-Italy-West Germany, Drama, 111, Rated X, Color
Director: Pier Paolo Pasolin
115 mins, rated PG_13
Director: Robert Zemeckis. With Ray Winstone, Angelina Jolie
The Lion in Winter (1968)
UK, Historical/Drama, 135, No rating, Color
Director: Anthony Harvey: Cast includes: Katherine Hepburn (Eleanor), Peter O’Toole (Henry II), Anthony Hopkins (Richard the Lionheart)
Henry V (1989)
UK, Historical/Drama, 137, No rating, Color
Director: Kenneth Branagh; Cast includes: Kenneth Branagh, Derek Jacobi, Brian Blessed
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)
US, Historical/Adventure/Action, 138, Rated PG-13, Color
Director: Kevin Reynolds; Cast includes: Kevin Costner, Morgan Freeman, Christian Slater, Alan Rickman
Queen Margot (1994)
France-Germany-Italy, Historical/Drama/Biography, 143, Rated R, Color
Director: Patrice ChÃ©reau; Cast includes: Isabelle Adjan
Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc (1999)
Director: Luc Besson. Cast includes: Milla Jovovich, John Malkovich, Faye Dunaway, Dustin Hoffman.
The Name of the Rose (1986)
France-Germany-Italy, Mystery/Historical, 130, Rated R, Color
Director: Cast includes: Sean Connery
The Mission (1986)
UK, Drama, 125, Rated PG, Color
Director: Roland Joffe; Cast includes: Robert DeNiro, Jeremy Irons, Liam Neeson
Cleopatra (1963) 243 mins
Dir. Joseph L. Mankiewicz. With Elizabeth Taylor, Cleopatra, Richard Burton, Rex Harrison.
Life of Brian (1979) 95 mins
UK, Dir. Terry Jones
300 (2006) 117 mins, R, Director, Zack Synder
300: Rise of Empire (2014), 102 min, R, Director: Noam Murro