Ridley Scott‘s epic historical drama delves into the rise and fall of French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte (Joaquin Phoenix). From his humble Corsican origins to his meteoric military triumphs, the film portrays the emperor’s insatiable hunger for power and his turbulent relationship with his beloved Josephine (Vanessa Kirby). Through intimate moments and grand battle sequences, “Napoleon” explores the complexities of a man who shaped history but ultimately succumbed to his own demons.

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Duration: 2h 38min
Release Date: November 22, 2023 (USA)
Genres: Historical, Drama
Director: Ridley Scott
IMDb: 7.5

Box Office Collection

Opening Weekend USA:$24.7 million
Gross USA:$79.5 million
Cumulative Worldwide Gross:$198.7 million

Casts of Napoleon

Joaquin PhoenixNapoleon Bonaparte
Vanessa KirbyJosephine Bonaparte
Tahar RahimPaul Barras
Rhys IfansNapoleon’s brother, Joseph
Jennifer EhleNapoleon’s mother, Letizia
Ben MilesEnglish diplomat
Sean HarrisFouché, the police minister
Toby KebbellTalleyrand, the foreign minister
Jonathan PrycePope Pius VII
Mark BonnarJunot, Napoleon’s aide

Writer and Director of Napoleon

WriterDavid Scarpa
DirectorRidley Scott