R | | Action, Adventure, Drama
Balian of Ibelin travels to Jerusalem during the Crusades of the 12th century, and there he finds himself as the defender of the city and its people.
Godfrey's brother and nephew, played by Robert Pugh and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau respectively, would both go to star in Game of Thrones (2011). Pugh played a prominent wildling north of the Wall, named Craster. Coster-Waldau plays Ser (sir) Jamie Lannister the Kingslayer and is a main character. Iain Glen (King Richard) plays Ser Jorah Mormont in GoT. Alexander Siddig also appeared in "Game of Thrones" as the head of the Martell dynasty.
Squire: Clear the road, if you will.
When the Muslims are praying near Jerusalem they are praying towards the setting sun, west, not towards Mecca which is to the south south east.
The opening 20th Century Fox logo has a ocher-yellow tint added to it.
The Director's Cut on Blu-ray Disc (released November 14, 2006) runs 190 minutes as the overture and intermission have been excluded. The Ultimate Edition Blu-ray released in 2014 includes both the 190-minute and 194-minute versions, the latter as the "Director's Cut Roadshow Version".
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$19,635,996 8 May 2005