Release Date: May 1st, 2006
DVD Release Date: July 6th, 2004
R |2 hr 10 minPlot Summary
In the 14th century, William of Baskerville (Sean Connery), a renowned Franciscan monk, and his apprentice, Adso of Melk (Christian Slater), travel to an abbey where a suspicious death has occurred. Using his deductive powers, William begins investigating what he believes to be murder. During the course of his investigation, several more monks wind up dead. With fear running through the abbey, the church leaders call forth Bernardo Gui (F. Murray Abraham), William's nemesis, to find the truth.
Director: Jean-Jacques Annaud
Production Co: Cristaldi Film
Keywords: Suspenseful , Murder , Underdog , Investigation , Mystery , Rivalry , Dark , Love