The Patriot (2000)

The Patriot (2000) is a Action, Drama, History film directed by Roland Emmerich – It is 1776 in colonial South Carolina. Benjamin Martin, a French-Indian war hero who is haunted by his past, now wants nothing more than to live peacefully on his small plantation, and wants no part of a war with the most powerful nation in the world, Great Britain. Meanwhile, his two eldest sons, Gabriel and Thomas, can’t wait to enlist in the newly formed “Continental Army.” When South Carolina decides to join the rebellion against England, Gabriel immediately signs up to fight…without his father’s permission. But when Colonel William Tavington, British dragoon, infamous for his brutal tactics, comes and burns the Martin Plantation to the ground, tragedy strikes. Benjamin quickly finds himself torn between protecting his family, and seeking revenge along with being a part of the birth of a new, young, and ambitious nation.IMDB


Directed By – Roland Emmerich

Genre – Action, Drama, History

Cast – Mel Gibson , Chris Cooper , Heath Ledger , Joey D. Vieira , Joely Richardson , Jason Isaacs , Rene Auberjonois , Lisa Brenner , Tom Wilkinson , Leon Rippy , Jay Arlen Jones , Gregory Smith , Adam Baldwin , Donal Logue , Tcheky Karyo

In Theaters – 28 June 2000

Duration – 165 Minutes

MPAA Rating : R

Taglines : Some things are worth fighting for.

Story Writers: Robert Rodat

Country: Germany , USA

Language: English

Production Company : Columbia Pictures Corporation , Global Entertainment Productions GmbH & Company Medien KG , Centropolis Entertainment , Mutual Film Company