Alexander the Great was one of the most influential figures in ancient history. His thirteen-year reign saw the creation of one of the largest empires the world had ever seen, and his remarkable feats as a military strategist, diplomat, and ruler are still studied today.
The documentary Alexander The Great paints an awe-inspiring picture of this extraordinary man. Through grand scope and meticulous research, it details his daring campaigns across Persia, Europe and Asia, as well as his shrewd strategies for victory in battle. Computer animations, artistry renderings and detailed maps are used to break down each engagement in Alexander’s campaigns; from the battles to take cities and regions to even his controversial decision to execute a beloved friend.
The documentary not only covers Alexander’s tactical brilliance but also delves into his complex psychology; from his paranoia and determination to his boastful arrogance that alienated those close to him. It also tells of Alexander’s marriage to Roxana, which preceded his untimely death at just 32 years old due to suspicious causes.
Alexander The Great is an essential journey through military history that brings alive all the incredible stories surrounding this legendary figure with clarity and authenticity. It will captivate both fans of historical documentaries and viewers looking for a thrilling insight into one of the greatest conquerors in human history.