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Gladiator [videorecording] /

by Scott, Ridley [film director.]; Crowe, Russell [actor.]; Phoenix, Joaquin [actor.]; Nielsen, Connie [actor.]; Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm) [publisher.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: Los Angeles, CA : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2017]Edition: [2017 release].Description: 1 videodiscs (155 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Language note: English dialogue; English subtitles; closed-captioned.Uniform titles: Gladiator (Motion picture : 2000).Subject(s): Commodus, Emperor of Rome, 161-192 -- Drama | Gladiators -- Drama | Action and adventure films | Historical films | Feature films | Video recordings for the hearing impairedCast: Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Oliver Reed, Richard Harris, Djimon Hounsou, Derek Jacobi.Summary: A man robbed of his name and his dignity strives to win them back, and gain the freedom of his people. In the year 180, the death of the emperor throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is set to be executed. He escapes, but is captured by slave traders. Renamed Spaniard and forced to become a gladiator, Maximus must battle to the death with other men for the amusement of paying audiences.
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A man robbed of his name and his dignity strives to win them back, and gain the freedom of his people. In the year 180, the death of the emperor throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is set to be executed. He escapes, but is captured by slave traders. Renamed Spaniard and forced to become a gladiator, Maximus must battle to the death with other men for the amusement of paying audiences.

DVD, widescreen; 2.0 dolby stereo, 5.1 Dolby digital surround.

English dialogue; English subtitles; closed-captioned.

Title from sell sheet.

Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Oliver Reed, Richard Harris, Djimon Hounsou, Derek Jacobi.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2000.

Rating: R; for intense, graphic combat.

A man robbed of his name and his dignity strives to win them back, and gain the freedom of his people. In the year 180, the death of the emperor throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is set to be executed. He escapes, but is captured by slave traders. Renamed Spaniard and forced to become a gladiator, Maximus must battle to the death with other men for the amusement of paying audiences.

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