Set between 1599 and 1611, Prospero, a former Duke of Milan, has been exiled to an island far from Europe. By studying the 24 books he was allowed to take with him, he has transformed the island into a civilized kingdom. But Prospero also has magic powers with which he hopes to wreak revenge on the enemies who banished him. - www.hollywood.com
This movie is so stange that no explanation or any translation in any language will help you understand this movie "Prospero's Books" and "Emperor Tomato Ketchup" would make a good double header. Throw in "The Baby of Macon" and you have a great way to waste an entire afternoon.