• Nomad: The Warrior (2007)

Nomad: The Warrior

Release Date: March 16th, 2007

R |1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary

When Jungars from western Mongolia invade Kazakhstan, a mystical warrior named Oraz (Jason Scott Lee) warns the leader about a child who is destined to unite the Kazakh tribes and overthrow the Jungars. Oraz saves the boy from the chieftain's assassins and raises him to be a fierce warrior (Kuno Becker) who will set their people free.

Cast: Kuno Becker, Jay Hernandez, Jason Scott Lee, Doskhan Zholzhaksynov, Ayanat Ksenbai, Mark Dacascos, Ashir Chokubayev, Zhanas Iskakov

Director: Sergey Bodrov , Ivan Passer

Genres: Historical drama , Adventure

Production Co: Wild Bunch, Kazakhfilm Studios

Keywords: Spirited, Rise, Growing up, Love triangle, Tense, Quest

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Elizabeth WeitzmanNew York Daily News

    Though it has a familiar inevitability, the journey is generally compelling, thanks to fierce battles, a gorgeous landscape and heartfelt performances. show more

  • 50
    Ken FoxTV Guide Magazine

    It took the combined directorial talents of Ivan Passer and Sergei Bodrov to complete this historical epic about the 18th-century attempt to unify the contentious Kazakh tribes into what would become Kazakhstan (no Borat jokes, please), but the result is really little more than an intermittently entertaining. show more

  • 50
    Lou LumenickNew York Post

    While the film has impressive 18th-century trappings and vivid battle scenes, the plotting and acting are rudimentary. show more

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Awards

Nominated Best Original Score - Motion Picture