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Great Kings of England: King Alfred the Great

2000 Rated NR 50m

Using location footage, historical re-creations and authoritative commentary, this engrossing documentary profiles Alfred the Great, who governed the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of Wessex between 871 and 899. Famous for his defense against the Danish Vikings, the extraordinary Alfred organized his forces into a standing army, built a navy, laid the groundwork for England's unification and encouraged education for his subjects.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.