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A former Roman General sets out to exact vengeance against the corrupt emperor who murdered his family and sent him into slavery.
IMDB 8.5
RT 77%
Metacritic 67
StarsRussell CroweJoaquin PhoenixConnie NielsenOliver Reed
DirectorRidley Scott
WriterDavid Franzoni (story)David Franzoni (screenplay)John Logan (screenplay)William Nicholson (screenplay)

AwardsWon 5 Oscars
  • Best SoundWinner
    Scott Millan, Bob Beemer, Ken Weston
  • Best Motion Picture of the YearWinner
    Douglas Wick, David Franzoni, Branko Lustig
  • Best Achievement in Visual EffectsWinner
    John Nelson, Neil Corbould, Tim Burke, Rob Harvey
  • Best Achievement in Costume DesignWinner
    Janty Yates
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading RoleWinner
    Russell Crowe
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
    Joaquin Phoenix
  • Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
    Arthur Max, Crispian Sallis
  • Best Achievement in Cinematography
    John Mathieson
  • Best Achievement in Directing
    Ridley Scott
  • Best Achievement in Film Editing
    Pietro Scalia
  • Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures (Original Score)
    Hans Zimmer
  • Best Original Screenplay
    David Franzoni, John Logan, William Nicholson