• With Fire & Sword (1999)

With Fire & Sword

Release Date: 1999

Not Yet Rated |3 hr 3 min

Plot Summary

Amid political turmoil, as Cossacks are revolting against Polish rule in the late 1600s, Jan (Michal Zebrowski), a Polish soldier, falls for Helena (Izabella Scorupco). Problematically, Helena is set to be married to a fellow Ukrainian named Bohun (Aleksandr Domogarov). When the wedding is abruptly called off, Bohun becomes enraged and snatches Helena, at which point Jan gives chase. As Jan tries to find his beloved, the coup rising up around him continues to gain momentum.

Cast: Izabella Scorupco, Michal Zebrowski, Aleksandr Domogarov, Andrzej Seweryn, Bogdan Stupka, Krzysztof Kowalewski, Zbigniew Zamachowski, Wiktor Zborowski

Director: Jerzy Hoffman

Genres: Historical drama

Keywords: Brash, Love interest, Love triangle, Rescue, Friend, Soldier, Love