The Crusaders

  |  Buy to Own: 30/07/2007
  |  194 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Adventure set towards the end of the eleventh century. Pope Urban II has announced a crusade against the Saracens, who have occupied the holy city of Jerusalem. Three young friends, Richard (Johannes Brandup), Peter (Alessandro Gassman) and Andrew (Thure Riefenstein), set off to join the crusading army. The violent methods used by the crusaders soon cause the three friends to fall out and after a bloody attack on a Jewish monastery, they go their separate ways; Andrew remains with the crusaders, while Peter and