Asterix and Obelix: God Save Britannia

Asterix and Obelix:
God Save Britannia

French theatrical poster
Directed by Laurent Tirard
Produced by Olivier Delbosc
Marc Missonnier
Starring Édouard Baer
Gérard Depardieu
Fabrice Luchini
Catherine Deneuve
Music by Klaus Badelt
Cinematography Laurent Tirard
Edited by Valérie Deseine
Fidélité Films
Distributed by Wild Bunch
Release dates
  • 17 October 2012 (2012-10-17)[1]
Running time
110 minutes
Country France
Language French
Budget $61,000,000
Box office $55,905,197[2]

Asterix and Obelix: God Save Britannia (French: Astérix & Obélix: Au service de Sa Majesté; translated as Asterix & Obelix: In The Service of Her Majesty), directed by Laurent Tirard, is the fourth film adaptation of the adventures of Astérix after Asterix & Obelix vs Caesar (1999), Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatra (2002), and Asterix at the Olympic Games (2008). The film is adapted into 3D and had its World Premiere in September 2012. It is a live-action film from Fidélité Films and is based on Asterix in Britain (1965) and Asterix and the Normans (1966).[3]


Julius Caesar lands in Britain, where a small village still holds out bravely against the Roman legions. But the situation becomes critical and the villagers have not got long to live; that's when Jolitorax, one of the villagers seeks volunteers to go seek help from his second-cousin Asterix the Gaul and bring back a barrel of "magic potion" from the Breton village of the indomitable heroes.


Gérard Depardieu and Édouard Baer at the film's premiere in Paris, september 2012.


  2. "ASTÉRIX ET OBÉLIX: AU SERVICE DE SA MAJESTÉ (2012)". JP' Box-Office. Retrieved 2012-10-17.
  3. Mintzer, Jordan (2012-10-08). Asterix and Obelix: God Save Britannia: Film Review. The Hollywood Reporter, 8 October 2012. Retrieved on 2012-10-22 from

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