The Eagle

(2011)

Overview

In 140 AD, twenty years after the unexplained disappearance of the entire Ninth Legion in the mountains of Scotland, young centurion Marcus Aquila (Tatum) arrives from Rome to solve the mystery and restore the reputation of his father, the commander of the Ninth. Accompanied only by his British slave Esca (Bell), Marcus sets out across Hadrian's Wall into the uncharted highlands of Caledonia - to confront its savage tribes, make peace with his father's memory, and retrieve the lost legion's golden emblem, the Eagle of the Ninth.

  1. Rosemary Sutcliff

    Writer

  2. Jeremy Brock

    Writer

  3. Kevin Macdonald

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Channing Tatum

    Channing Tatum

    Marcus Aquila

  2. Mark Strong

    Mark Strong

    Guern

  3. Jamie Bell

    Jamie Bell

    Esca

  4. Donald Sutherland

    Donald Sutherland

    Aquila

  5. Denis O'Hare

    Denis O'Hare

    Lotorius

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The Eagle
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Status Released

Release Information

  • February 11, 2011
    PG-13
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 54m

Budget $25,000,000.00

Revenue $27,122,040.00

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