Director: Ridley Scott
Writer: David Franzoni
Starring: Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen
Description: Five time Oscar winner, this movie tells the epic story of a Roman general turned slave turned gladiator, played by Russell Crowe. It will give you goosebumps all the way through. Great acting, well written and no one else than Ridley Scott in the directors chair. Add Hans Zimmer composing the soundtrack and it becomes a movie of the ages.
Rating: 9.2 / 10
Other notable cast: Oliver Reed, Tomas Arana, Djimon Hounsou
Favorite quote: “What we do in life, echoes in eternity.”
Recommended audience: 14+