Nomad: The Warrior Poster

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: Adventure, Historical drama

Production Co: Wild Bunch, Kazakhfilm Studios

Distributors: Weinstein Co.

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

Ratings & Reviews

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

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

  • 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

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