7.6/10
802
7 user 15 critic

Il primo re (2019)

Romulus and Remus, two shepherds and loyal brothers, end up taking part to a journey that will lead one of them to be the founder of the greatest nation ever seen. However, the fate of the chosen one will pass from killing his own brother.

Director:

Matteo Rovere

Writers:

Filippo Gravino (story), Francesca Manieri (story) | 4 more credits »
Reviews
Popularity
3,221 ( 1,430)

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A gang of teenage boys stalk the streets of Naples armed with hand guns and AK-47s to do their mob bosses' bidding.

Director: Claudio Giovannesi
Stars: Francesco Di Napoli, Viviana Aprea, Mattia Piano Del Balzo
Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Giulia is a young promise of GT racing. When her life falls apart, her only hope is her brother, a drug addict and former rally champion.

Director: Matteo Rovere
Stars: Stefano Accorsi, Matilda De Angelis, Giuseppe Gaiani
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

In the present day, three friends to make ends meet invent a "criminal tour" for the places which were scenes of the Banda della Magliana criminal acts, even with vintage clothes. Suddenly ... See full summary »

Director: Massimiliano Bruno
Stars: Alessandro Gassman, Marco Giallini, Edoardo Leo
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director: Alessandro Genovesi
Stars: Fabio De Luigi, Valentina Lodovini, Angelica Elli
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

After the coup d'État of the Democratic government of Allende, the embassy of Italy in Santiago played a major role in helping the opposers of the regime, and extradited many of them Italy.... See full summary »

Director: Nanni Moretti
Stars: Nanni Moretti
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The incredible true story behind the most controversial Italian court cases in recent years. Stefano Cucchi was arrested for a minor crime and mysteriously found dead during his detention. In one week's time, a family is changed forever.

Director: Alessio Cremonini
Stars: Alessandro Borghi, Massimiliano Tortora, Milvia Marigliano
Copperman (2019)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Copperman is the story of a man living his childhood dream. The film revolves around the topic of autism, to tell as an element of diversity might turn into an advantage.

Director: Eros Puglielli
Stars: Luca Argentero, Galatea Ranzi, Tommaso Ragno
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Alessandro Borghi ... Remo
Alessio Lapice ... Romolo
Fabrizio Rongione ... Lars
Massimiliano Rossi Massimiliano Rossi ... Tefarie
Tania Garribba Tania Garribba ... Satnei
Lorenzo Gleijeses Lorenzo Gleijeses ... Purtnas
Vincenzo Crea Vincenzo Crea ... Elaxantre
Max Malatesta Max Malatesta ... Veltur
Fiorenzo Mattu Fiorenzo Mattu ... Mamercus
Gabriel Montesi Gabriel Montesi ... Adieis
Antonio Orlando Antonio Orlando ... Erenneis
Vincenzo Pirrotta Vincenzo Pirrotta ... Cai
Michael Schermi ... Arant
Ludovico Succio Ludovico Succio ... Marce
Martinus Tocchi Martinus Tocchi ... Lubces
Edit

Storyline

Romulus and Remus are 18-year-old shepherds brothers living in peace near the Tiber river. Convinced that he is bigger than gods' will, Remus believes that he is meant to become king of the city he will found together with his brother. But their tragic destiny is already written. This incredible journey will lead the two brothers to creating one of the greatest empires the world has ever seen. Written by X

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | History

Edit

Details

Country:

Italy | Belgium

Language:

Latin

Release Date:

31 January 2019 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Romulus & Remus: The First King See more »

Filming Locations:

Manziana, Rome, Lazio, Italy See more »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

€8,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

€930,075 (Italy), 4 February 2019, Limited Release
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The director Matteo Rovere used minimum CGI, prefering prosthetic makeup and stuntmen works. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Great movie
7 February 2019 | by gio_vvanniSee all my reviews

As an Italian I'm always a little bit prejudice with italian movies. But. This one is pretty great. Certainly worth to be watched, even twice maybe. IMO a little bit too dramatical in certain detail, actors' expressions or too long on certain detailed shots. But a part from this little and forgettable stuffs, it is a great movie, with a great plot, great and well played characters. Again: worth to be watched.


3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 7 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

IMDb Freedive: Watch Movies and TV Series for Free

Watch Hollywood hits and TV favorites for free with IMDb Freedive. Start streaming on IMDb and Fire TV devices today!

Start watching

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed