Wallace was captured in 1305.
23 Aug 1305.
The movie Braveheart
The hugely popular movie Braveheart
is a Hollywood version of the life of
This has so many
that it is basically a work of fiction.
It is often considered one of the most inaccurate films ever made.
In the love story, Isabella
could not have been a lover of
She was only 13 years old (or younger) and living in France when Wallace was executed in 1305.
She only married and came to England in 1308, and did not give birth until 1312.
The whole story is nonsense.
There are many other problems, such as why
is referred to as a "pagan",
the date of his death (1307),
and the date of Gaveston's murder (1312).
One of the most inaccurate movies ever made.
At the start of Braveheart, the narrator speaks.
After 20 seconds he claims Edward I was a "pagan".
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