I was taken from my home when I was a young boy. It was punishment for thievery and all around mayhem. They snatched me up and told me if I wanted to succeed in this world I must kill everyone I face. 709 more words
The colosseum, otherwise known as the ‘Flavian Ampitheatre’, is perhaps one of the most iconic buildings in Rome. Interestingly the word colosseum derives from the colossal statue of Nero which once stood close by to the amphitheatre.
Gladiator is an epic film of love, death and betrayal set in the Roman Empire. General Maximus’ success in battle earns the favour of an elderly Emperor at the expense of the Emperor’s son. 634 more words