Picture from The Last Legion
Overall B

Twelve-year-old Romulus Augustus (Thomas Sangster), was only appointed Emperor of Rome for one day before everything was taken away from him. With great determination the exiled ruler sets out to reclaim his kingdom, enlisting the aid of faithful mentors (Ben Kingsley, Colin Firth and Aishwarya Rai), a legendary sword called Excaliburnus and the strength of The Last Legion.

Violence C-
Sexual Content B+
Profanity A
Substance Use A

MPAA Rating: PG-13 for sequences of intense action violence, some language and brief sexuality.

Talk to your kids about…

The Last Legion

A wise man in this film states, “Humiliation is a poor teacher for both men and boys.” Why are we tempted to use humiliation as a way of motivating someone to change or understand what they have done wrong? What methods make better teachers?

Why do you think the legend of King Arthur is so enduring? Do you think it is possible to achieve peace without fighting?

The only point of truth in this fictitious film is the existence of a Roman Emperor named Romulus Augustus. You can read more about this young ruler here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Romulus_Augustus