R | | Action, Adventure, Drama
When a Roman General is betrayed, and his family murdered by an emperor's corrupt son, he comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek revenge.
I may die here in this cell or in the arena tomorrow. What possible difference can I make?
When Maximus states his name to Commodus in the arena, he pronounces his name incorrectly. In Latin the "c" in Decimus would be a hard consonant.
Both the Dreamworks & Universal logos are altered to appear gold in color so they match the opening theme of Maximus walking through a wheatfield.
$34,819,017 (USA) (7 May 2000)
$187,705,427 (USA) (27 April 2013)
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