Alfred the Great [DVD] David Hemmings (actor)
Format: all-region dvd (worldwide)
Runtime: 116 min
While Old England is being ransacked by roving Danes in the 9th century, Alfred (David Hemmings) is planning to join the priesthood. But observing the rape of his land, he puts
away his religious vows to take up arms against the invaders, leading the English Christians to fight for their country.
Alfred soundly defeats the Danes and becomes a hero. But now, although
Alfred still longs for the priesthood, he is torn between his passion for God and his lust for blood.