I’m pretty sure they could have cut down on the running time by eliminating all the scenes where people deliberately took their time doing actions that should only take a few seconds or less.
Mel Gibson clearly had a great time playing his part. It was nice to see Brendan Gleeson in a slightly different role than I’m used to as well.
Everything looked like it was covered in dirt, just like the real ancient Scotland!**
**Disclaimer: I know nothing about the real ancient Scotland.
That would make absolutely no sense here.
Does it ever, though?
It was interesting, sure, but slightly too long to warrant multiple repeat viewings.