The movie is based in ancient history that would seem illogical to the modern civilization. The modern world cannot envision the challenges and the consequences of leadership during that era. It is hard to think of the Mongol empire as the conquers of the then world. The excitement of riding horses and the romance within the imperial court is captivating.
Forging a Kingdom
The Movie portrays a Khan who had a vision of destroying not only the neighboring lands but making the Mongols the greatest empire that ever lived. The movie is based on the life of Kublai Khan who is remembered as being insightful and a visionary. His vision and ambition to conquer the world was so passionate that no one could sway him. He had military conquest ideas that were not known to the then world.
When you get to watch the movie you grasp the ancient ways and how different our civilization is from theirs.
An alien in the Mongol ways became trusted as one of imperial courts advisers’ and therefore he managed to see issues in a different view. His role in the movie is improved by the undertakings he is required to perform.
For ancient movie lovers the thrill of watching primordial leaders and the decisions they had to make ensure their kingdoms survived the movie memorable.