The Last Legion

The Last Legion

  • PG-13
  • 2007
  • 102 min
  • France, Italy
  • action, adventure, war

As the Roman empire crumbles, young Romulus Augustus flees the city and embarks on a perilous voyage to Britain to track down a legion of supporters.

Director: Doug Lefler

Screenwriters: Jez Butterworth, Tom Butterworth

Stars: Colin Firth, Ben Kingsley, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

With miscast leads and unoriginal, uninspired dialogue, The Last Legion pales in comparison to the recent cinematic epics it invokes.


  • Doug Lefler
    Doug Lefler

    Doug Lefler (born California) is an American film director, screenwriter, film producer and storyboard artist, best known as director of the Dragonheart fantasy adventure film sequel, Dragonheart: A New Beginning, and recently The Last Legion.

Main Cast


Producer: Dino De Laurentiis, Raffaella De Laurentiis, Tarak Ben Ammar, Martha De Laurentiis

Editor: Simon Cozens

Casting: Lucy Bevan, Lenka Stefankovicova

Director Of Photography: Marco Pontecorvo

Original Music Composer: Patrick Doyle

Costume Design: Paolo Scalabrino

Executive Producer: Harvey Weinstein, James Clayton, Duncan Reid

Production Design: Carmelo Agate


Source: based on the novel by Valerio Massimo Manfredi

Tagline: The end of an empire...the beginning of a legend.

Genres: action, adventure, war

Certificate: PG-13

Categories: roman empire, ninth roman legion, 5th century, emperor, sword and shield, catapult, sword, roman senator, barbarian, arthurian legend


Year: 2007

Runtime: 102 min

Country: France, Italy, Slovakia, Tunisia, UK, Bulgaria

Language: English

Color: Color

Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1

Sound Mix: DTS, Dolby Digital, SDDS

Also Known As

  • L'ultima legione (IT)
  • La dernière légion (FR)
  • Die letzte Legion (DE)
  • La última legión (ES)
  • A Última Legião (PT)