1217 – Brave (2012)

timespace coordinates: Medieval Scotland 

Brave is a 2012 American computer-animated fantasy film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It was directed by Mark Andrews and Brenda Chapman and co-directed by Steve Purcell.

Set in the Scottish Highlands, the film tells the story of a princess named Merida who defies an age-old custom, causing chaos in the kingdom by expressing the desire not to be betrothed. Chapman drew inspiration for the film’s story from her relationship with her own daughter. (wiki)

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985 – Mary Queen of Scots (2018)

timespace coordinates: 1561 – 1587 Scotland / EnglandMV5BN2YzYWI1NWMtZjJmMS00YjhmLWExMDUtYWY2NWFiYzVhYzQ0XkEyXkFqcGdeQXVyMTYzMDM0NTU@._V1_Mary Queen of Scots is a 2018 historical drama film directed by Josie Rourke and written by Beau Willimon, based on John Guy‘s biography Queen of Scots: The True Life of Mary Stuart. The film stars Saoirse Ronan as Mary, Queen of Scots and Margot Robbie as her cousin Queen Elizabeth I, and chronicles the 1569 conflict between their two countriesJack LowdenJoe AlwynDavid Tennant, and Guy Pearce also star in supporting roles. (wiki)

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960 – Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)

timespace coordinates: 1970 – 1985 Edinburgh, London, Munich, New York City, Rio de Janeiro, Wales /concert hallsMV5BNDg2NjIxMDUyNF5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTgwMzEzNTE1NTM@._V1_Bohemian Rhapsody is a 2018 biographical film about the British rock band Queen. It follows singer Freddie Mercury‘s life from his joining the band in 1970 to their Live Aid performance at Wembley Stadium in 1985. Directed by Bryan Singer, it is written by Anthony McCarten, and produced by Graham King and Queen manager Jim Beach. It stars Rami Malek as Mercury, with Lucy BoyntonGwilym LeeBen HardyJoe MazzelloAidan GillenTom HollanderAllen Leech, and Mike Myers in supporting roles. Queen members Brian May and Roger Taylor served as creative and musical consultants.Bohemian-Rhapsody-movie-wallpaper-2018-poster-image-iphone-X-parallax

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844 – Outlaw King (2018)

timespace coordinates: 1304 – 1307 AD. Kingdom of Scotland / EnglandMV5BMTc4MTU4YzEtODBiNC00NzA4LTg0NGItM2ZhZjZlNDFiNjJjXkEyXkFqcGdeQXVyMDM2NDM2MQ@@._V1_Outlaw King is a 2018 historical action drama film about Robert the Bruce, the 14th-century Scottish king who launched a guerilla war against the larger English army. It is co-written, produced and directed by David Mackenzie. It stars Chris PineAaron Taylor-JohnsonFlorence PughBilly HowleTony CurranCallan Mulvey and Stephen Dillane. (wiki)

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786 – Gargoyles (TV Series 1994–1996)

 timespace coordinates: 10th century scotland – 1990’s New York City19266755

Gargoyles was noted for its relatively dark tone, complex story arcs, and melodramacharacter arcs were heavily employed throughout the series, as were Shakespearean themes. The series also received favorable comparisons to Batman: The Animated Series. A video game adaptation and a spin-off comic series were released in 1995. The show’s storyline continued from 2006 to 2009 in a comic book series of the same title, produced by Slave Labor Graphics. (wiki)

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