A romanced story of Attila the Hun, from when he lost his parents in childhood until his death. Attila is disclosed as a great leader, strategist and lover and the movie shows his respect ... See full summary »
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Complete series cast summary:
Pauline Lynch ...
 Galen (2 episodes, 2001)
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 King Rua (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Orestes (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Bleda (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Honoria (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Felix (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Theodosius (2 episodes, 2001)
Janet Henfrey ...
 Palcharia (2 episodes, 2001)
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 King Theodoric (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Young Attila (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Lydia (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Petronius (2 episodes, 2001)
Mark Letheren ...
 Thorismund (2 episodes, 2001)
Jolyon Baker ...
 Mundzuk (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Shaman (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Flavius Aetius (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Attila the Hun (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Placida (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Ildico / ... (2 episodes, 2001)
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 Valentinian (2 episodes, 2001)
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A romanced story of Attila the Hun, from when he lost his parents in childhood until his death. Attila is disclosed as a great leader, strategist and lover and the movie shows his respect to the great Roman strategist Flavius Aetius, his loves and passions, the gossips, intrigues and betrayals in Rome, all of these feelings evolved by magic and mysticism. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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hun | roman | death | army | barbarian | See All (77) »

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Men followed. Women worshiped. Rome trembled.


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30 January 2001 (USA)  »

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Atila Hunski  »

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| (3 episodes) | (TV) (4 parts) | (DVD)

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1.78 : 1
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Goofs

When Aetius first displays the Roman legions to Attila, the soldiers are clearly marching out of step with the beat of the drums. Also, at the wedding of Attila and Ildico, the beat of the music is very much out of sync with the dancing and hand-clapping. See more »

Quotes

Galen: The beast with red fur.
N'Kara: The toadstool who talks.
Galen: Bleda mounts you more often than his horse.
N'Kara: That is no choice of mine.
Galen: Then why do you?
N'Kara: My mother and sister, if I kill myself then Bleda will kill them.
Galen: They live becasue of Attila... I have seen the way he looks at you, and the way you look at him.
N'Kara: It doesn't matter, I belong to Belda.
Galen: A Hun warrior does not possess a woman until she bears his child. If you bear Bleda's then Attila will have nothing to do with you.
Galen: [takes a a little bag]
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Don't think it's accurate history
27 May 2003 | by (Miami Beach, FL) – See all my reviews

I didn't realize this was a made-for-tv mini series until after I rented it. I seemed pretty entertaining, but it was 3 hours long. It reminded me of a cheezy show that one would see on lifetime network; lots of over-dramatization ,and a story to be told.

After the movie I looked up the history of Attila and wasn't surprised at all that much of the story in the movie was fabricated.


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