SYNOPSIS – Coriolanus, (Ralph Fiennes) a revered and feared Roman General is at odds with the city of Rome and his fellow citizens. His extreme views ignite a mass riot. Rome is bloody.
Manipulated and out-maneuvered by politicians and even his own mother Volumnia (Vanessa Redgrave), he offers his life or his services to his sworn enemy Tullus Aufidius (Gerald Butler).
Coriolanus and Aufidius march on Rome intending to destroy the city.