Aisha Alshiekh Movies

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**Brave Heart **

A film directed and co-produced by Mel Gibson, who portrays William Wallace, a late-13th-century Scottish warrior. The film depicts the life of Wallace leading the Scots in the First War of Scottish Independence against King Edward I of England.

Genre

Historical Epic

Plot Synopsis

The movie tells the story of the legendary thirteenth century Scottish hero named William Wallace. Wallace rallies the Scottish against the English monarch and Edward I after he suffers a personal tragedy by English soldiers. Wallace gathers a group of amateur warriors that is stronger than any English army. Then the events continued until the betrayal occurred, and, Wallace became a prisoner of the British. After that, Wallace was executed while crying out for freedom.
In 1314, Robert, Scotland’s king, leads a Scottish army into battle against the English, winning the Scots their freedom..

Fun Facts

Most of the horses used in the battle scenes were fake, weighed 200 pounds, and were fuelled by nitrogen cylinders that propelled them at 30 miles per hour.

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Brave Heart

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The Hate U Give

A film directed by George Tillman Jr. with a screenplay by Audrey Wells, based on the 2017 young adult novel of the same name by Angie Thomas. The film stars Amandla Stenberg, Regina Hall, Russell Hornsby, KJ Apa, Common, and Anthony Mackie, and follows the fallout after a high school student witnesses a police shooting

Genre

Historical Fiction

Plot Synopsis

The Hate U Give is a 2017 young adult novel about Starr Carter, a teenager who witnesses the killing of her friend Khalil by a police officer.
Starr and Khalil are pulled over by a police officer, called One-Fifteen, after leaving a party in Garden Heights. One-Fifteen shoots and kills Khalil.
Khalil’s case gains national attention, sparking protests in Garden Heights and at Williamson Prep, Starr’s school. Starr testifies before a grand jury, but the charges against One-Fifteen are dropped.
After protesting with her friends and community, Starr inwardly promises Khalil that she will continue to speak out against injustice.

Fun Facts

All the events of the movie are now seen on realty when the American police killed George Floyd ,a 46 -year -old black man

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The Hate U Give

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