Napoleon (2023)

From director Ridley Scott and writer David Scarpa comes Napoleon, a dramatic historical-epic film that follows the rise of Napoleon Bonaparte as he embarks on a lengthy French campaign of conquest. The film also focuses on his relationship with Josephine, his Empress and the love of his life, a relationship that was equal parts romantically intense and self-destructive.

Napoleon 2023 Movie Poster

Ridley Scott
Release Date
November 22, 2023
Apple , Scott Free Productions
Apple TV+ , Columbia Pictures
Joaquin Phoenix , Vanessa Kirby , Tahar Rahim , Ben Miles , Ludivine Sagnier , Matthew Needham
David Scarpa
158 Minutes


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Joaquin Phoenix's Joker Performance Was A Big Reason Why Ridley Scott Wanted Him For Napoleon

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Director Ridley Scott reveals how many of Napoleon Bonaparte's 66 career battles are depicted in his upcoming epic historical war drama.

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How Napoleon's Large-Scale French Battle Rivals Gladiator's Epicness

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Napoleon Trailer Hypes Joaquin Phoenix’s Next Great Performance & Teases Full-Scale Battles

A new trailer has been released for Ridley Scott’s Napoleon, teasing Joaquin Phoenix’s next awards-worthy performance and some big battle sequences.

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Napoleon Images Show Joaquin Phoenix’s Army Invade Russia In Ridley Scott’s New Epic

New images have been released from Ridley Scott’s Napoleon, showing Joaquin Phoenix’s emperor invading Russia and setting Moscow ablaze.

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Ridley Scott Teases "Fantastic" Four & A Half Hour Long Cut Of Napoleon Movie

Director Ridley Scott teases that he's created a four-and-a-half-hour-long cut of his upcoming Napoleon movie, which he describes as "fantastic."

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Why Gladiator’s Ridley Scott & Joaquin Phoenix Finally Reunited 23 Years Later With Napoleon

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