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Maximus (Character)
from Gladiator (2000)

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Biography:
"What we do in life echoes in eternity" " Every... See more »
Alternate Names:
Maximus Decimus Meridius

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  1. "Robot Chicken"
        - Moesha Poppins (2007) TV episode, Played by Abraham Benrubi (as Maximus Decimus Meridius)
  2. Gladiator (2000) Played by Russell Crowe
Archive Footage:
  1. "Hollywood's Top Ten"
        - Russell Crowe Movies (2010) TV episode, Played by Russell Crowe
  2. Ultimate Fights from the Movies (2002) (V) Played by Russell Crowe (as Maximus Decimus Meridius)
    ... aka "Flix Mix Vol. 2 Ultimate Fights" - Canada (English title) (DVD box title)

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Quotes:
From Gladiator (2000)
Maximus: Five thousand of my men are out there in the freezing mud. Three thousand of them are bloodied and cleaved. Two thousand will never leave this place. I will not believe that they fought and died for nothing.
Marcus Aurelius: And what would you believe?
Maximus: They fought for you and for Rome.
Marcus Aurelius: And what is Rome, Maximus?
Maximus: I've seen much of the rest of the world. It is brutal and cruel and dark, Rome is the light.
Marcus Aurelius: Yet you have never been there. You have not seen what it has become. I am dying, Maximus. When a man sees his end... he wants to know there was some purpose to his life. How will the world speak my name in years to come? Will I be known as the philosopher? The warrior? The tyrant...
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