Cast and Crew: Michael Fassbender, Liam Cunningham, Paul Freeman, Noel Clarke, Olga Kurlyenko, Imogen Poots
What It’s About: The survivors of a Roman Legion destroyed by Pict guerrillas struggle to rescue their General (Dominic West) and make it back to Hadrian’s Wall…through enemy territory.
Why Watch it Today?: Filmmaker Neil Marshall, who wrote and directed today’s film, turns 44 today. Marshall makes unapologetic genre films, the kind that are rarely seen today-well made and stylish, but not necessarily with post modern deconstruction or focused more on the style than delivering an entertaining story.