Crowe is one of the most watchable of movie actors, fast on his way to becoming a movie star twitter on may 5, 2000, ridley scott and russell crowe unveiled their r-rated roman epic, gladiator. It's an epic undertaking but if pictures from the set of ridley scott's biblical movie exodus are anything to go by, christian bale is up to the task of playing moses. Gladiator [music from the motion picture] set amid the splendor and the barbarity of rome, ad 180, ridley scott's gladiator is the first major sword-'n'-sandals epic since stanley kubrick's spartacus (1960. Free essay: gladiator directed by ridley scott, gladiator is an epic tale of honor, love, loyalty and power if you could only see two movies a year make. This is one of my favorite movies ever i love epic battles, i love corny heroes, i love period time pieces, everything the music is great, the costumes are great and believe it or not, so is the.
Ridley scott's last couple of epic films haven't found large audiences like 2000's 'gladiator', but this film deserves a wider audience and shows that there are still directors interested in making thoughtful, intelligent large-scale films. Directed by ridley scott, the vivid tale is epically told with large battle scenes and tender moments of love not many films these days can be called epic in scale, but gladiator is certainly one of the best tales of its kind in the last 20 years. Proximo: you should see the colosseum spaniard fifty-thousand romans watching every movement of your sword, willing you to make that killer blow the silence before you strike and the noise. Ridley scott's 5 worst movies movie and create the patented look that gladiator and so many movies have used since love ridley but american gangster his.
There are a great number of aspects of gladiator that have me gush in movie buff heaven, from the performances, to the story and of course of the grand scope of the picture those are the reasons why i instantly fell in love with ridley scott's film upon that fateful initial viewing over a decade ago. Masterful but really violent oscar winner read common sense media's gladiator review, age rating, and parents guide. A man robbed of his name and his dignity strives to win them back and gain the freedom of his people in this epic historical drama from director ridley scott in the year 180 the death of emperor marcus aurelius (richard harris) throws the roman empire into chaos.
Love this movie gladiator gladiator on imdb: movies, tv, celebs, and more russell crowe leads the roman army in ridley scott's historical epic of gladiator 73826. The next film to receive an alternative cut was ridley's best picture-winning swords and sandals epic gladiator gladiator is a curious film to revisit today while still impassioned and at times epic, it hasn't aged brilliantly. Essays related to gladiator movie 1 the movie gladiator is an epic tale of a roman general who is betrayed by the roman government who kills his family under.
Marc lee reviews a ridley scott classic that every film-lover will want to own 5 russell crowe as maximus decimus meridius in ridley scott's gladiator it's an epic tale - most of it pure. Review added: 11/9/00 gladiator signature and this particular gladiator movie is directed by director ridley scott's amazing attention to detail and his. Original review by jonathan broxton as the first major epic of 2005, much was expected of director ridley scott's kingdom of heaven, a would-be sweeping tale of love and honor during the time of the crusades.
The coming-of-age that describes balian, the hero of ridley scott's historical epic kingdom of heaven, also applies to the actor who plays him, british heartthrob orlando bloom, who for the first time in his post lord of the rings career, plays the lead and almost (but not quite) succeeds in carrying the film on his shoulders. Ridley scott the original alien was intended to be the best b-movie ever made, and it certainly made good on that promise in fact, it was so good that it rose above its pulpy roots to actually become an instant classic.
Moviescom, the ultimate source for everything movies, is your destination for new movie trailers, reviews, photos, times, tickets + more stay in the know with the latest movie news and cast interviews at moviescom. An epic tale of vengeance must-see 'gladiator' (ridley scott, 2000) itcher magazine: a catalogue of handpicked movie, show, book, music and game titles. Gladiator (2000) directed by ridley scott action films gladiator juaquin phoenix movie review movies ridley scott forever love this movie if you like gore. The latest epic action/adventure movie from ridley scott arrives in theaters today and it revisits a classic sound off: ridley scott's robin hood - what did you think i love ridley scott.