The Principality of Wallachia with the capital Bucharest (today a region of Romania) before the Revolution of the year 1848. A couple of secret societies are working to chase away the ... See full summary »
The Dacian kingdom lies at the eastern border of the Roman Empire.Only the river Danube separates the two mortal enemies.The Dacian king Decebalus knows that soon the vastly superior Roman legions will cross the river and attack Dacia.
beginning of a legend, portrait of strange hero, drawing of a Romanian history page, it is an interesting film. not only for story but for inspired music and for savage places. for courage to be not only first step of a series but far from idealogical influence. and for art to create portrait of a society who reflects, in too many lines, Romanian present. sure, it may be a kind of western but not that is its virtue. it may be an adventure film or historical but it is not really ambition of director. it is honest and this is secret of its success. it is fresh, ironic and salted , not very polite so, it is delight for each generation. that is all.
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