Napoleon is a spectacular, action-packed film about the turbulent rise and fall of the famous French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte, played by Oscar winner Joaquin Phoenix. In this masterful epic, legendary director Ridley Scott shows us Napoleon's unstoppable rise to power through his addictive, volatile relationship with Josephine, his one true love. And he introduces us to Napoleon's sophisticated military and political strategies through some of the most dynamic war scenes ever filmed.
Genre: action, history, drama
Language: English, subtitles: Dutch
The film takes a personal look at Napoleon Bonaparte's origins, and his swift, ruthless rise to emperor, as seen through the prism of his addictive, and often volatile, relationship with his wife and one true love, Josephine.
Many stories have been told about Napoleon, but in the hands of director Ridley Scott, it can be nothing short of spectacular.
This film will be shown at Filmhuis De Zwarte Doos. Buying a ticket online in advance is mandatory if you want to attend this film. You can buy a ticket by clicking on the black “order” button on this page.
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The screening of the film starts at 19:30 sharp (no pre-film movie trailers) and the cinema hall opens at 19:10. We kindly ask you to be at the ticket counter at least 10 minutes prior to the start of the film. This is to ensure the film starts and ends on time.
The Studium Generale film program is selected in collaboration with the Student Film Committee and Natlab