The First King(Movie, 2019)

Original title: "Il primo re" (Latin/LA)
2h 3min | Genres: History, Action, Drama
The First KingRating: 3.7/5 (with 297 votes) 901
The First King: Birth of an Empire (Italian: Il primo re), released as Romulus v Remus: The First King in the UK, is a 2019 Italian historical drama film directed by Matteo Rovere. Set in the 8th century BC, it is about the shepherd brothers Romulus and Remus and the founding of Rome. The main actors are Alessandro Borghi and Alessio Lapice. All spoken dialogue is in an early form of Latin. The movie had a budget of 7.5 million euros. The film was theatrically released in Italy on January 1, 2019 by 01 Distribution. It was released in North America on DVD and Blu-ray Disc by Well Go USA Entertainment on September 24, 2019, with both original audio and an English-dubbed version, while in the United Kingdom by Signature Entertainment on January 13, 2020. ()
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About The First King

Romulus and Remus, two shepherds and loyal brothers, end up taking part to a journey that will lead one of them to be the founder of the greatest nation ever seen. However, the fate of the chosen one will pass from killing his own brother.

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THE FIRST KING Official Trailer (2019) Action, Thriller Movie(Trailer, 1:27)

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Additional Information

Production countries: Belgium, Italy
Plays in: Ancient Rome
Original language: Latin (LA)
Spoken languages: Italian (IT)
Translated into 17 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Georgian (KA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Serbian (SR), Turkish (TR), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 01/31/2019
Director: Matteo Rovere
Producer: Andrea Paris
Screenwriter: Filippo Gravino
Director of Photography: Daniele Ciprì
Composer: Andrea Farri
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Le Premier Roi"
"Rómulo e Remo: o Primeiro Rei"
"Romulus & Remus: The First King"
"The First King: Birth of an Empire"

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:327624, Added: 04/20/2019, Last updated: 10/18/2020