Mongol Poster

Release Date: June 6th, 2008

R|2 hr 6 min

Plot Summary
This fact-based epic traces the early and tumultuous years of legendary warrior Genghis Khan, then known as Temudgin (Tadanobu Asano). Despite the killing of his father, the betrayal of his friend, and even being forced to serve as a slave, Temudgin still creates his own path for future greatness. He hones his battle skills and marries Borte (Khulan Chuluun), whose love and reliability are crucial, often overlooked elements to his historic success as a conqueror.

Cast: Tadanobu Asano, Honglei Sun, Khulan Chuluun, Amadu Mamadakov, Bayertsetseg Erdenebat, Amarbold Tuvshinbayar, Tegen Ao, Sai Xing Ga

Director: Sergey Bodrov

Genres: Adventure, Historical drama, War, Biography

Production Co: Kinokompaniya CTB

Distributors: Picturehouse

Keywords: Love, Brooding, Growing up, Marriage, Wife, Soldier, Intense, Transformation, Rivalry, Friendship, Gripping, Father

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Nominated Foreign Language Film