R | | Biography, Drama, History
When his secret bride is executed for assaulting an English soldier who tried to rape her, Sir William Wallace begins a revolt against King Edward I of England.
Instead of using digital effects, Mel Gibson decided to film real arrows flying through the air.
I shall tell you of William Wallace. Historians from England will say I am a liar, but history is written by those who have hanged heroes. The king of Scotland had died without a son, and the king of England, a cruel pagan known as Edward the ...
Malcolm Wallace: I ...
Isabella of France and her retinue are shown speaking French, while King Edward and everyone at the English court speak English. In fact, they all would have spoken the same language: French. Edward's native language was also French. English would not become the court language in England for another 100 years.
With the exception of the title of the movie, there are no opening credits.
English, French, Latin, Scottish Gaelic, Italian
$9,938,276 (USA) (31 July 2012)
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