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Age of Treason (1993)

PG | | History, Mystery | TV Movie
Marcus Didius Falco must solve a murder set in Ancient Rome.

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Marcus Didius Falco
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Justus
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Pertinax
Anthony Valentine ...
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Helena
Patricia Kerrigan ...
Druida
Richard D. Sharp ...
Petro
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Niobe
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Peter Jonfield ...
Simplex
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Pollux
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Senator Garrus
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Shirley Stelfox ...
Cornelia
Nabil Shaban ...
Juba
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It's 69AD in Rome and streetwise hustler Marcus Didius Falco gets caught up in the death of the son of a man close to the new emperor, Vespasian. Hired by the victim's sister to discover the truth, Falco and his newly acquired slave, the gladiator Justus, uncover plots involving a cult which reaches into the Imperial household. Written by Ron Kerrigan <mvg@whidbey.com>

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$4,000,000 (estimated)
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Abysmal filmmaking at its finest
22 November 2000 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

I fail to see how anyone who has actually read the M. Didius Falco mysteries could make such a mockery of them. An Aussie has no business in Ancient Rome. Nothing of the books is in this film except the setting and characters, and they are wasted on a plot thin enough through which to read the silly script. Kevin Connor and Lee Zlotoff have a lot of nerve displaying their names in the credits.


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