David Mackenzie And Cast On His Grueling Medieval Festival Opener ‘Outlaw King’: “It Was Relentless” – Toronto Studio

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David Mackenzie ruffled a few feathers this year with the festival's opening film, a violent period drama that many considered to be a companion piece to Mel Gibson's 1995 Oscar-winning drama Braveheart. "The story's about Robert Bruce," explained Mackenzie when he brought several members of his huge cast to the Deadline studio. "He's a man who was a founding father of Scotland, 700 years ago. It covers a certain period in his history, where he goes…