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KINGSLAYER (2022) Historical Action Movie Review

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“A legend will be born”
king slayer is a 2022 British historical action film about Richard the Lionheart, before he becomes King of England, as he must fight for his life and learn the responsibilities of leadership amid a treacherous ambush.

Written, directed by and also starring Stuart Brennan (Wolf; the necromancer; Z-plane).


The Stronghold production also stars John Rhys-Davies, David Hayman, Ryan Gage, Carolina Carlsson, Ian Hanmore, Mark Paul Wake, Sarina Taylor, David Haydn, Charlie Smith, John Wolfe, Mark Springer, Barry Smith and Ellie-Rose Mackinlay .

In the USA, king slayer will be released on Blu-ray by Shout! Factory on October 18, 2022.

United Kingdom, king slayer was released on DVD by Kaleidoscope Home Entertainment on September 26, 2022.

Plot Synopsis:
Soon to be crowned King of England, Richard the Lionheart sees an attempted courtship quickly turn into a race for survival. Ambushed during a romantic encounter, Richard and his maid Léa are fighting for their lives.

The bloodshed increases as Chaplain Anselm has come for his wayward king and is forced to fight his way through the forest, while Richard and Lea fight their way out. When their paths cross, the chaplain delivers the devastating news that the bolt that injured Lea is most likely poisoned and her death is imminent.


Putting his love to rest, Richard is reprimanded by the chaplain and forced to face his crown and the responsibilities it entails. Lea’s blood is on her hands. A brutal final battle with the remaining warriors reveals the mystery of who was behind this deadly assault and Richard must plan his next move very carefully…



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