PG min Action, Adventure, Comedy. R min Action, Adventure, Drama. A former Roman General sets out to exact vengeance against the corrupt emperor who murdered his family and sent him into slavery. Katniss Everdeen voluntarily takes her younger sister's place in the Hunger Games: a televised competition in which two teenagers from each of the twelve Districts of Panem are chosen at random to fight to the death. The life of Spartacus, the gladiator who lead a rebellion against the Romans.
When a filmmaker thinks of "history", there are a few time periods that immediately spring to mind. Victorian England. And Ancient Rome. Since the dawn of filmmaking in the early s, screenwriters, directors, and actors alike have been fascinated with the lives of emperors, gladiators, and even common folk. There have certainly been lots of box office bombs in the Ancient Roman historical genre.
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If you think what we do is worthwhile, please donate or become a member advertisement Gladiator R - 3. Betrayed by the new Roman emperor Joaquin Phoenix , a celebrated and loyal military leader Russell Crowe is enslaved and forced to become a gladiator. A woman hangs onto a man and kisses his cheek. A man nearly kisses his sister, pulls her down on a bed and rests his head on her chest nothing else happens, as she leaves quickly afterwards. We see most of a man's bare buttocks when he's wearing a tiny loincloth; also, we see other men in more modest loincloths and some shirtless men.
If we're watching it with him? We're going to Rome soon, and my oldest is obsessed with gladiators, and I'd love to find him a movie to watch or five! No, I wouldn't let my 10 yo DS watch it. And I really do like that movie. Watch it yourself first and decide.