Napoleon – Joaquin Phoenix transforms Into Infamous Emperor in first trailer

Joaquin Phoenix plays the titular role of the French emperor in this biopic about the infamous French ruler from acclaimed director Ridley Scott. Napoleon showcases the Napoleon on his conquest for Europe and the opposition he faces, not just from external figures but from internal ones as well.

Napoleon is an original and personal look at Napoleon’s origins and his swift, ruthless climb to emperor, viewed through the prism of his addictive and often volatile relationship with his wife and one true love, Josephine. The film captures Napoleon’s famous battles, relentless ambition, and astounding strategic mind as an extraordinary military leader and war visionary.

NAPOLEON arrives in Irish cinemas this November