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The Eagle
6.5 out of 10

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Overall 8
8.0
Movie overall 8
8.0
Extras 5
5.0

A Solid Roman Movie!

Rspen54, blu-ray.com
21 July 2015
  • Excerpt: The Eagle I watched this on a Panasonic 55 inch LED screen with 2 Different Blu-Ray Players, a Sony BDP-S5100 & an LG BP330 both have excellent Picture & Sound Quality, and a Vizio Sound bar with Subwoofer, with 2 Rear Speakers, these Blu-Ray Players are 2 of the very best for the price you can get...
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Overall 8
8.0

If I'm wrong then I shall die: And that's how it should be.

Spikeopath, IMDb
11 April 2012
  • Summary: The Eagle is directed by Kevin Macdonald and adapted to screenplay by Jeremy Brock from the book The Eagle of the Ninth written by Rosemary Sutcliff. It stars Channing Tatum, Jamie Bell, Donald Sutherland, Tahar Rahim and Mark Strong.
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Overall 8
8.0
Movie overall 8
8.0
Extras 8
8.0

Good movie

dynaty, blu-ray.com
25 June 2011
  • Excerpt: This movie is superb, but picture is not really cool, too dark and smoot, old movie is much better (picture) Audio is great, really demo material!
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Overall 8
8.0
Movie overall 7
7.0

Good Roman-era flick, great Blu-ray treatment

K i r a, blu-ray.com
18 June 2011
  • Excerpt: Disc size: 37.033 GB Viewed on: Samsung PN50C550- 50" 1080p Plasma, PS3 Slim Movie: My father eats up all these history movies, and has recently been reading a lot of Roman history books. So when this came into my job and I returned Cedar Rapids, I gave this a checkout to watch with him.
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Overall 6
6.0

A Nutshell Review: The Eagle

DICK STEEL, IMDb
3 April 2011
  • Summary: I guess stories about Centurions and Legionaries never go out of fashion along with its themes of valour, honour, camaraderie and the likes, and The Eagle adapts from the book The Eagle of the Ninth written by Rosemary Sutcliff published about a half century ago, set in the 2nd Century just after...
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Overall 6
6.0

A gritty, solid, terrificly entertaining film made by a director who knows what he is doing

dvc5159, IMDb
25 March 2011
  • Summary: "The Eagle" is another fine film in the sword-and-sandal genre. It has great action sequences, some fine heroic traits like bravery and courage, and great performances by Channing Tatum (surprisingly), Jamie Bell, Donald Sutherland and other good supporting players.
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Overall 6
6.0

iReviewFilms Review: The Eagle

James (iReviewFilms), IMDb
19 March 2011
  • Summary: Now I'm not great at working out whether this was historically accurate or not so that's not going to be affect the way I rate this movie. I'm just going to assume that all was well unless someone cares to correct me in my ignorance?
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Overall 8
8.0

Not brilliant but an entertaining way to spend an evening

emilykrycek-1, IMDb
26 February 2011
  • Summary: I went into this movie not knowing what to expect, and in the end I was rather pleased with it. Beautiful cinematography, great fight scenes, an interesting story . . . The movie also pays incredible attention to detail and is not afraid of a little dirt; one small thing that stood out to me is when...
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Overall 10
10

Excellent adaption from Sutcliff's novel

rick7475, IMDb
16 February 2011
  • Summary: I thoroughly enjoyed Rosemary Sutcliff's adventure novel and I felt this movie was true to the book, with a few changes that actually made the story better. First off, Sutcliff wrote a book for teen readers and the movie was done in such a way that I felt comfortable bringing my teenage son to see...
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Overall 8
8.0

Interesting and entertaining

Ric-7, IMDb
14 February 2011
  • Summary: I thoroughly enjoyed this film. The CGI effects seem to have been kept under control, and so the film turned out to be more human than animation. The combat scenes were done in the current style of quick cuts where you just get a vague idea of what is going on, rather than actually being able to...
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