It is the 13th century, and Russia is overrun by foreign invaders. A Russian knyaz', or prince, Alexander Nevsky, rallies the people to form a ragtag army to drive back an invasion by the Teutonic knights. This is a true story based on the actual battle at a lake near Novgorod. Written by
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Alexander Nevsky's helmet changes several times from one with eye protectors (looking like glasses) to one with just a nose protector. See more
[after Alexander has come to Novgorod
Go back to your Pereyaslavl! We don't want war!
Anani - a Monk
And we have no love for you!
[to both of them
I haven't come to Novgorod as a lover, but as a military commander!
[to both the merchant and Anani
If you rich folks don't follow him willingly, then the peasants will break every bone in your bodies!