Gladiator : a Hero Will Rise (Book + VIDEO)
New York, Onyx. 2000, First Edition. Video Box. Video Cassette, Video of the Oscar winning movie video directed by Ridley Scott, starring Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Oliver Reed, Richard Harris, Derek Jacobi, and Djimon Hounsou( VHS 2hrs. 35 minutes ) in unopened box together with paperback book. "Based on a screen play by David Franzoni, John Logan and William Nicholson, Story by David Franzoni" Illustrated with colour stills from the film. Text is clean and tight, but paper wraps slightly scuffed. "Once a great hero of the Roman Empire, General Maximus Meridas has led a lifetime of battle in loyal service to his emperor. But when the emperor's jealous heir, Commodus, murders his way to the throne, he forces Maximus into exile and savagely slaughters his family. Captured and sold into bondage by slave traders, Maximus is forced to learn a new type of warfare--as a gladiator. Fighting for his life and his honor, Maximus soon becomes one of the most feared gladiators in the empire. But when his enemy Commodus orders a great gladiator spectacle in Rome, Maximus' struggle for survival becomes a fight for revenge.revealing that one power stronger than that of the emperor is the will of the people.". New.
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Book number: 13239
USD 21.00 [Appr.: EURO 19.5 | £UK 16.5 | JP¥ 2342]
Keywords: Rome Ancient Fiction Gladiators Russell Crowe Book of the Movie Video Cassettes