• There Be Dragons (2011)

There Be Dragons

Release Date: May 6th, 2011

DVD Release Date: January 10th, 2012

PG-13 |2 hr 0 min

Plot Summary

An investigative journalist (Dougray Scott) unearths secrets about his father's (Wes Bentley) ties to the controversial founder (Charlie Cox) of Opus Dei.

Cast: Charlie Cox, Wes Bentley, Dougray Scott, Unax Ugalde, Olga Kurylenko, Pablo Lapadula, Golshifteh Farahani, Rodrigo Santoro

Director: Roland Joffé

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Antena 3 Films

Keywords: Father, Emotional, 1930s, Rivalry

Ratings & Reviews

  • 40
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    British writer-director Roland Joffé dips a toe into explosive material - the Spanish Civil War, betrayal, sainthood, Opus Dei - but all these big themes and characters slip from his grasp. show more

  • 50
    Lou LumenickNew York Post

    This may be the most politically confusing movie about that conflict since "For Whom the Bell Tolls" -- I couldn't for the life of me figure out where Escriva stood. show more

  • 55
    Michelle OrangeMovieline

    Because his character is never clear, Manolo's choices lack emotional interest and narrative urgency. show more

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