It should have been an old-fashioned rouser, and sometimes it is. The great cinematographer Robert Richardson (JFK) lights the battle scenes like action paintings. But Kapur weighs down the tale with bogus profundities. show more
The good news is that it sees what a jihad looks like from both sides. The bad news is that it's not a very good movie, with three fine performances and two great sequences. show more
Splendidly spectacular, intelligent and very well-acted. show more
Welldone Great movie. Great acting. Lsdger awesome and memorable. Highly recommend
Yarn my eye...Ledger is brilliant in this film.The emotions of the human condition and perservance of his character are dead on. Why he was never nominated for anything for this film mystifies me.