In the year 50 BC Gaul is occupied by the romans - nearly. But the small village of Asterix and his friends still resists the Roman legions with the aid of their druid's magic potion, which gives superhuman strength. Learning of this potion, a Roman centurion kidnaps the druid to get the secret formula out of him. Written by
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Originally planned to be aired on French television but instead it was released as a theatrical feature film. It was made without the knowledge or involvement of Goscinny and Uderzo, and they were unable to stop the production and release of the film in time. Instead they ordered production halted on the sequel 'Asterix and the Golden Sickle', and worked with the production company, Belvision, on the next film 'Asterix and Cleopatra'. See more
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