Keywords: ridley scott kingdom of heaven Kingdom of Heaven by Ridley Scott is today's film about the Crusades, occur 1184 centered on Balian of Ibelin. The film is presented as a conscious piece of historical fiction and the majority of the film follows directly with historical information. (Wikipedia) William Monahan, the videos writer, has included several imaginary characters and dramatized the interactions between characters to raise the films artistic and commercial charm. Ridley Scott makes an effort to promote Religious/Muslim peacefulness in the Holy Land and downplays traditional Spiritual viewpoints. The film's cinematography is visually stunning and the challenge scenes are extreme. (Radcliffe) Overall, the film is enjoyable to watch, although it is quite long. The Directors Lower Edition has a jogging time of 189 Minutes.