An opportunity to show a behind the scenes of the latest film by Ridley Scott was that of the debut of The Last Duel on the video on demand platform of Disney +, which took place yesterday.
In the video it is possible to admire the director on the set of the film which, despite not having managed to break the box office, if you are passionate about the Middle Ages and great stories, we highly recommend you to see.
Here is the clip:
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The story is set in 14th century France, with the film being based on a true story of prejudice, revenge and pride, told in a novel by Eric Jager. This takes place in 1386 and tells the story of two friends and the wife of one of them.
As one of the two friends returns from the war, he discovers that the other has raped the soldier’s wife. Nobody believes in the woman and the soldier then appeals to the King of France, telling him that he wants to fight in a duel to the death and, if the other wins, it is because in reality he is innocent. This will be the last legally sanctioned duel in France.
A story of betrayal and revenge set in the brutality of 14th century France. To the Chevalier Jean de Carrouges (Matt Damon) and his squire Jacques Le Gris (Adam Driver) is ordered to fight to the death after Carrouges accuses Le Gris of raping his wife.
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