TV Series | TV-MA | | Action, Drama, History
A down-to-earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic.
Greek historian Plutarch described smuggling Princess Cleopatra into Alexandria tied up in a sack. The entire sequence was recreated in this show, down to Cleopatra's demure pose before Caesar.
Gaius Julius Caesar:
Our men must win or die. Pompey's men have... other options.
During several episodes captive birds are shown. There are Macaws and Amazon parrots from America, and cockatoos from Australia. Since the continents these birds came from were unknown to the Romans, they would not have been able to travel there and bring these animals back to Rome with them.