• 2011
  • UK / US
  • 15
  • Directed by: Jonathan English
  • Cast: James Purefoy, Brian Cox, Derek Jacobi, Kate Mara, Paul Giamatti

William de Albany (Cox) and his bunch of misfits hole themselves up in Rochester Castle, under siege from King John (Giamatti on gloriously tyrannical form). Set in 1215, this brutal history lesson examines the months following the creation of the Magna Carta.

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2 Mar 20113 stars

Medieval seige movie starring Paul Giamatti, James Purefoy and Brian Cox

(15) 120min If you’re partial to a bit of medieval madness, then Jonathan English’s Ironclad has it all. Set in 1215, this bawdy, bloody and brutal history lesson tells of what happened in the months following the creation of the Magna Carta, the…

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