Catalogue Number: 607-7168
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The Eagle DVD is an action packed Roman adventure starring Channing Tatum, Jamie Bell, and Donald Sutherland. Adapted from Rosemary Sutcliff's historical adventure novel The Eagle of the Ninth (1954), this DVD tells the story of a young Roman centurion, Marcus Flavius Aquila (Tatum), arriving to Roman Britain to lead his garrison and redeem his family name. Years previously, Aquila's father, who served before him in Britain, lost his legions priceless Eagle standard and mysteriously disappeared along with his legion. Aquila, hungry to redeem his family name and seeing an opportunity to regain the Eagle spotted in the north of Britain over Hadrian’s wall, embarks on a fast paced, adrenalin fuelled, action packed adventure with a young gladiator slave Escar (Bell) to reclaim it. The Eagle DVD is a must see for all those who love fast paced sword and sandal classics.