PG-13 | | Biography, Drama, History
The story of the English exploration of Virginia, and of the changing world and loves of Pocahontas.
In an interview, Christian Bale spoke of the eccentric directing styles of Terrence Malick. He said that he wanted to see what Malick would do if he just walked out of a shot and towards the crew. Malick followed Christian with the camera and, as Christian put it, "[the crew] were running, and they were diving behind bushes to get away from the camera."
Come, spirit, help us sing the story of our land. You are our mother. We, your field of corn. We rise from out of the soul of you.
In the film John Smith is seen wearing tattoos. The film is set in the early 1600s. The practice of tattooing was abandoned in Europe at that time and was not readopted until the late 18th century.
An extended cut was released on home video running at 172 min.
English, Algonquin, Inuktitut
$30,864 25 December 2005