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Now playing in theaters nationwide is Mongol, the stunning new film about the formative years of Genghis Khan. The epic follows Khan, born Temudjin, from his childhood to becoming the greatest warrior the world has ever known. Along the way, he meets Börte, the girl who later becomes his wife, and Jamukha, who will become his best friend and worst enemy.

Based on leading historical accounts of Genghis Khan's life, the film portrays the legendary figure as a multifaceted man: As a loving husband, a visionary leader, and a fierce warrior.

Mongol, written and directed by Sergei Bodrov, is now in theaters nationwide.