Horrible Histories: The Movie – new trailer

Fans of the Horrible Histories books and TV series don’t have long to wait for the first Horrible Histories movie, Rotten Romans – it’s coming to UK cinemas on July 26th.

Sebastian Croft stars as Roman teen Atti, who finds himself forced to join the Roman army and sent to cold and wet Britain to keep the Celts in line. It’s there he is captured by Orla (Emilia Jones), a Celt determined to prove herself as a warrior.

The cast of this historical family comedy also includes Alexander Armstrong, Lee Mack, Warwick Davis, and Lucy Montgomery, as well as Horrible Histories favourites Sarah Hadland, Dave Lamb, Jessica Ransom and Tom Stourton to name a few.

The movie is in cinemas from July 26th, but UK schools can arrange special end of term preview screenings from July 8th by contacting You can also visit the movie’s website,

Check out the new trailer here: