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(2000)

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References 

Ben-Hur (1959)
Spartacus (1960)
Zulu (1964)
I, Claudius (1976) (TV Series)
Caligula (1979)
Life of Brian (1979)
Time Bandits (1981)
Final Fantasy Adventure (1991) (Video Game)
Braveheart (1995)
Hamlet (1996)
The Insider (1999)

Referenced in 

Saturday Night Live: Britney Spears (2000) (TV Episode)
Mentioned on Morning Latte
Chicken Run (2000)
Saturday Night Live: Rob Lowe/Eminem (2000) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during Presidential Debate
French & Saunders Live (2000) (Video)
Saturday Night Live Primetime Extra 1 (2001) (TV Short)
Mentioned by Liz Taylor on W.U.
Hannibal (2001)
Saturday Night Live: Sean Hayes/Shaggy (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced on Weekend Update
The Sopranos: Employee of the Month (2001) (TV Episode)
Ralphie quotes a line from the film.
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Molly Shannon (2001) (Video)
Referenced by Liz Taylor
The Sopranos: Another Toothpick (2001) (TV Episode)
Ralphie quotes a line.
The Sopranos: University (2001) (TV Episode)
Ralph says a line and then he says it's a quote from "Gladiator"
Shrek (2001)
Undergrads: Identity Crisis (2001) (TV Episode)
One of two movies that Rob Brody tries to base a new script on.
Demonicus (2001)
The Red Green Show: Gladiator (2001) (TV Episode)
The episode title (and plot) both reference the movie
The 100 Greatest Films (2001) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
S' agapo - M' agapas: Episode #1.20 (2001) (TV Episode)
Dimitra & Thodoris watch this film in a theater
Orange County (2002)
Angel: Birthday (2002) (TV Episode)
Skip: "It's noble and heroic and all that other Russell Crowe Gladiator crap."
Beck: Enslingen (2002) (TV Episode)
Copies of this movie can be seen at the gas station.
Saturday Night Live: Jack Black/The Strokes (2002) (TV Episode)
Russell Crowe shouts 'Were you not entertained? ' during Now That's What Actors Call Singing!: Volume 1
Rollerball (2002)
The Mangler 2 (2002) (Video)
A character suggests a porn title of Glad He Ate Her.
South Park: The New Terrance and Phillip Movie Trailer (2002) (TV Episode)
When a Tv show the boys watch says "Russel Crowe likes to act" we see an animated picture of him in this movie.
Six Feet Under: In Place of Anger (2002) (TV Episode)
Mitzi mentions the film.
Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos (2002) (Video Game)
The Guru (2002)
When in Rome (2002) (Video)
Mentioned when talking about the Colosseum.
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Scene where Aragorn is left for dead and rescued on a horse looks exactly like the scene with Maximus riding home to Spain. He even has a serious cut on his arm!
Top Gear: Episode #1.9 (2002) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Jeremy
Comandante (2003)
Saturday Night Live: Adrien Brody/Sean Paul & Wayne Wonder (2003) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during 'Velvet Productions' skit
The Booze Cruise (2003) (TV Movie)
mentioned by a character
The Making of 'Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas' (2003) (Video)
Jeffrey Katzenberg mentions this movie.
Tricks of the Trade: Making 'Matchstick Men' (2004) (Video)
mentionned once by Hans Zimmer
Romasanta: The Werewolf Hunt (2004)
Hand caressing the wheat in the field
The History and Allure of Time Travel (2004) (Video)
mentioned
Swiss Toni: Troubleshooter (2004) (TV Episode)
Swiss talks about the casting in this movie.
Da Ali G Show: Rekognize (2004) (TV Episode)
Ali G says he heard The Passion of the Christ is a rip off of Gladiator.
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Cheri Oteri (2004) (TV Movie)
Mentioned on 'Morning Latte'
Hilary's Roman Adventure (2004) (Video)
Gladiator is mentioned by name in the documentary.
Shark Tale (2004)
quote "are you not entertained"
Mala uva (2004)
The movie is mentioned in a conversation
Fear of Clowns (2004) (Video)
several small posters in projectionist's room
Blood on the Land: The Making of a King (2004) (Video)
mentioned once
QI: Bills (2004) (TV Episode)
Picture of the film seen
Peep Show: Wedding (2004) (TV Episode)
Mark rents the film on DVD "Apparentely there's an outtake where this extra gets piked".
Film Geek (2005)
Video case is shown in a video store.
The Making of 'The Phantom of the Opera' (2005) (Video)
Referenced by title
The 100 Greatest War Films (2005) (TV Movie)
One of the films on the list
Top Gear: Episode #6.4 (2005) (TV Episode)
Mention of Omid Djalili being in it
QI: Campanology (2005) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Thick of It: Episode #2.1 (2005) (TV Episode)
Malcolm shouts "unleash hell".
King Arthur: A Roundtable Discussion (2005) (Video)
mentioned once
'Kingdom of Heaven': Interactive Production Grid (2005) (Video)
mentioned once
Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector (2006)
when larry goes to the costume shop to fine a disguise he puts on a gladiator costume and then says "Naa, I look to much like Russel Crowe"
Family Guy: Sibling Rivalry (2006) (TV Episode)
"At my signal, unleash Hell!"
Becoming Cash/Becoming Carter (2006) (Video)
Referenced by name
The Path to Redemption (2006) (Video)
mentioned once
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.199 (2006) (TV Episode)
contestant Maggie Parcells mentions watching the movie
Richard & Judy: Episode dated 19 June 2006 (2006) (TV Episode)
To describe Russel Crowe without saying his name as part of a game, a woman says he was in that Roman movie.
Time (2006)
DVD cover on shelf
Annually Retentive: Episode #1.5 (2006) (TV Episode)
Someone mentions Omid Djali's role in this movie.
Cashback (2006)
store manager mentions and quotes film; also its music is used in the background.
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross: Episode #11.6 (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in Russel Crowe interview.
Don (2006)
the shot of a floating Shahrukh in the song "Main Hoon Don" is taken from Gladiator
Night at the Museum (2006)
Roman general says "Unleash hell" to his troops, and fires flaming projectiles at enemy.
Strictly Background (2007)
poster seen on wall
Dancing with the Stars: Episode #6.6 (2007) (TV Episode)
David Graham and Eliza Campagna dance their Paso Doble to music from this movie.
The Sopranos: Remember When (2007) (TV Episode)
"his 'Gladiator' fixation"
Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip: K&R: Part 2 (2007) (TV Episode)
A sketch is discussed in which Holly Hunter screen tests for the role of Lucilla.
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)
the left hand touching the golden wheat in the beginning
Sydney White (2007)
Spanky shouts "Are you not entertained" after reenacting a fantasy game
South Park: Imaginationland: Episode II (2007) (TV Episode)
Cartman's dream is similar to Maximus' vision of returning home. Also the music is similar.
HBO First Look: The Making of 'American Gangster' (2007) (TV Episode)
mentioned once
The Omid Djalili Show: Episode #1.1 (2007) (TV Episode)
Omid tells that he was in this movie.
NCIS: Lost & Found (2007) (TV Episode)
Carson: "He's super tough, like Russel Crowe in Gladiator."
The Omid Djalili Show: Episode #1.2 (2007) (TV Episode)
It is said that Omid acted in this movie.
I Am Legend (2007)
DVD seen attached to the wall of Neville's weapons cabinet
St. Trinian's (2007)
when the Cheltenham Ladies college bus approaches St Trinians one of the young Girls says "on my command Unleash hell"
Extras: The Extra Special Series Finale (2007) (TV Episode)
Andy refers to Ridley Scott as director of this film.
Asterix at the Olympic Games (2008)
when Jean Todt strikes the horse and feels the soil.
Meet the Spartans (2008)
quote "are you not entertained"
'Neighbours' on Five (2008) (TV Movie)
Russell Crowe is referred to as Maximus
Pineapple Express (2008)
When Red is beating Saul, he quotes Maximus line "What we do in our life, echoes in eternity"
In the Beginning: 'Quo Vadis' and the Genesis of the Biblical Epic (2008) (Video)
Mentioned as a modern successor to Quo Vadis (1951) in the genre of roman epics.
Starz Inside: Fashion in Film (2008) (TV Movie)
Mentioned in film.
Yes Man (2008)
DVD seen in the video store.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.70 (2008) (TV Episode)
Reference in a $2,000 question
That Metal Show: Mike Piazza (2008) (TV Episode)
During the interview, AC/DC's Brian Johnson mentioned the film.
Comic Relief 2009 (2009) (TV Movie)
Mentioned in the Ricky Gervais sketch.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.133 (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Meredith Vieira following an $8,000 question about director Ridley Scott
Tosh.0: Worst Best Man Speech (2009) (TV Episode)
"Are you not entertained" is quoted
QI: Games (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Liza and Stephen
The Supermarket (2009)
Line "strength and honor" quoted
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.97 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,600 clue in the category "Of War"
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: From Paris with Love/Dear John/Frozen (2010) (TV Episode)
Ellen says "Robin Hood" is from the people who brought us "Gladiator."
The Cinema Snob: Beaver & Buttface (2010) (TV Episode)
"...in front of a green screen showing Gladiator."
Heroes of Newerth (2010) (Video Game)
Several responses from the Hero "Gladiator" quote the movie directly.
Have I Got News for You: Episode #39.3 (2010) (TV Episode)
David Threlfall mentions the film during the first round.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.161 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of an $800 clue in the category "Inside the Actors Studio"
Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010)
Audrey tells Jake to walk into Bretton's office like Russell Crowe in it
I'm Still Here (2010)
mentioned in dialogue
Maltin on Movies: Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010) (TV Episode)
Movie referenced in this episode.
The True Story: Gladiator (2010) (TV Episode)
Documentary about the inspirations behind the screenplay
Mrs. Brown's Boys: The Mammy (2011) (TV Episode)
Agnes and Winnie went to see the film when it was released.
The Nostalgia Critic: Double Team (2011) (TV Episode)
"It's like "Gladiator" meets "Grand Theft Auto." You gotta give him an "A" for creativity!"
Love's Kitchen (2011)
Rob jokingly says: "At my signal, unleash hell!" - a famous line from the older film.
10 pelis (2011)
Talked about
Division III: Football's Finest (2011)
"Were you not entertained?"
Life's Too Short: Episode #1.3 (2011) (TV Episode)
Scene acted out for the dwarves' showreels.
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.22 (2011) (TV Episode)
Chaz Ebert mentions that the film was shot at Atlas Studios in Morocco
Hvem vil være millionær?: Julespecial (2011) (TV Episode)
The film was a option in a question
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.71 (2012) (TV Episode)
Gerard Butler mentions that John Logan wrote the film
Taxaquizzen: Episode #2.2 (2012) (TV Episode)
The movie is a part of a question
CineMaverick TV: Episode #1.1 (2012) (TV Episode)
poster shown
Natholdet - med Anders Breinholt: Andreas Bo (2012) (TV Episode)
Andreas Bo mention the film
Rita Rudner and 3 Potential Ex-Husbands (2012) (TV Movie)
David Gee does an impression of Russel Crowe in Gladiator
Detention of the Dead (2012)
Mark is called Marksimus
The Nostalgia Critic: Alien: Resurrection (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned briefly as one of Ridley Scott's bad movies.
The Big C: Life Rights (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Rita
Bob's Burgers: Beefsquatch (2012) (TV Episode)
Bob yells "Are you not entertained?" to the audience
Mains armées (2012)
Character reads title off a page
Wilfred: Dignity (2012) (TV Episode)
Wilfred yells "Are you not entertained? Are you not entertained?"
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.188 (2012) (TV Episode)
Ross mentions the movie by name.
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
At one point at the film, Hansel says to Mina: "When you see my signal, unleash hell."
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.101 (2013) (TV Episode)
Russell Crowe says that the film did not have any licensed action figures
This Is the End (2013)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.159 (2013) (TV Episode)
Russell Crowe says that he sent Henry Cavill a photo from the film years ago
Monsters University (2013)
when the monsters enter the scare competition arena their actions and the camera circles around them are the same as when the gladiators first enter the Coliseum arena.
Veep: Running (2013) (TV Episode)
Selina mentions the film and mistakenly thinks a line from it is "I'll be back."
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 4 July 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Ryan Ruocco lists his top 5 movies since 1986
True Blood: F**K the Pain Away (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Bad Education: Funeral (2013) (TV Episode)
Mitchell refers to the music during the dream sequences.
Atharintiki Daaredi (2013)
Movie is spoofed by comedy actor.
Vampire Academy (2014)
"Are you entertained?"
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 17 March 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
title mentioned by Jorge Sedano
Diablo III: Reaper of Souls (2014) (Video Game)
A Lengendary two handed sword is called "Maximus" after the lead character of Ridley Scott's Gladiator
The Comfort Zone: Can We Trust 'World Vision'? (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mark and Ray.
The Comfort Zone: 'Noah' Movie Review (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Ray.
The Amazing Race: The Gladiators Are Here! (2014) (TV Episode)
Leo and Jamal mention Russell Crowe and Gladiator
The Comfort Zone: Christian Bale's "Exodus" Movie (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by E.Z., Mark and Ray.
The Critic: Episode #1.2 (TV Episode)
Jay says he loved the film

Featured in 

Troldspejlet: Episode #23.17 (2000) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann looks at upcoming Danish summer releases + clip shown
HBO First Look: Gladiator (2000) (TV Episode)
clips
Troldspejlet: Episode #24.10 (2000) (TV Episode)
VHS/DVD release reviewed + footage used
Goodbye 2000 (2000) (TV Movie)
The 73rd Annual Academy Awards (2001) (TV Special)
The 100 Greatest Films (2001) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Heroes & Villains (2003) (TV Special)
General Maximus Decimus Meridus is #50 on the "Heroes" list.
The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing (2004)
Clip included; editing analysed.
The Ultimate Film (2004) (TV Movie)
number 99
Cinema Iran (2005) (TV Movie)
Clip and discuss by omid Djalili
The 100 Greatest War Films (2005) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Alternate Title Design: Nick Livesey (2005) (Video)
clips shown
Storyboard Demonstration: Sylvain Despretz (2005) (Video)
clips shown
VFX Explorations: Germania and Rome (2005) (Video)
clips shown
Ben-Hur: The Epic That Changed Cinema (2005) (Video)
footage from this film is shown in this documentary
Interactive Film Quiz (2006) (Video Game)
Clip used
20 to 1: 50 to 01: Great Movie One Liners (2007) (TV Episode)
Some clips from this movie are shown in a segment on the line "At my signal, unleash hell."
The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Featured in Best Picture montage.
I Love the New Millennium: 2000 (2008) (TV Episode)
Shown on the 2000 episode
Cleanflix (2009)
Clip of gladiator decapitating a competitor
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Road/Ninja Assassin/Old Dogs (2009) (TV Episode)
"Movie Theology with Father Brett" segment
Hollywood's Top Ten: Best Fights (2010) (TV Episode)
Taking #3 in the best fighting movies
Great Movie Mistakes (2010) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.30 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip is included in a montage of Russell Crowe films
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Robin Hood/Letters to Juliet/Just Wright (2010) (TV Episode)
Ellen's #1 Russel Crow line
Attack of the Clones Review (2010)
Plinkett compares the arena scene from Episode II to the one in this movie
Hollywood's Top Ten: Sweet Revenge (2010) (TV Episode)
Taking #1 as the top revenge movies
Hollywood's Top Ten: Best Actor Oscar Winners (2011) (TV Episode)
Russell Crowe gets an honorable mention, clips shown
Best in Film: The Greatest Movies of Our Time (2011) (TV Movie)
Gladiator is the #5 Best Action Film.
Breakfast: Episode dated 12 July 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip shown from Hans Zimmer's early work.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Battle of the Warriors (2011) (TV Episode)
Taking #1 for top warrior movies
Hollywood's Top Ten: Movie Speeches (2011) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention, footage shown
The Story of Film: An Odyssey: Episode #1.14 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Timeshift: Epic: A Cast of Thousands! (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips seen and discussed
Smashing UK Top 10: Top 10 British Films (2013) (TV Episode)
Clips
The 86th Academy Awards (2014) (TV Special)
Popular heroes presentation.
Spise med Price: Alle retter fører til Rom (2014) (TV Episode)
clip is shown

Spoofed in 

Wu yen (2001)
Conker's Bad Fur Day (2001) (Video Game)
The coloseum scene is a spoof of Gladiator
2001 MTV Movie Awards (2001) (TV Special)
Scary Movie 2 (2001)
Out Cold (2001)
The New Guy (2002)
The Fairly OddParents: Odd Jobs/Movie Magic (2003) (TV Episode)
Timmy tries to film a good re-enactment of this movie.
Space Nuts (2003) (Video)
heroes sent to an arena to battle with similar weapons as in Gladiator
Gladiatress (2004)
The film is in part a spoof of Gladiator.
A Beautiful Mind... of a Gladiator (2004) (Short)
scene with Maximus holding a sword thinking there are tigers around him
WrestleMania 21 (2005) (TV Special)
Part of the "WrestleMania Goes Hollywood" promotion
Family Guy: Sibling Rivalry (2006) (TV Episode)
Before the airbattle between Stewie's troop and Bertram's troops starts, Stewie says: "At my signal, unleash hell", just like Maximus does in the opening scene of this movie.
The Making of Gladiator (2006) (Short)
Animated comedy lampooning the behind the scenes antics of 'Gladiator'
For a Few Marbles More (2006) (Short)
The boy in black spoofs Gladiator (2000), when he gives his victory speech.
Robot Chicken: Moesha Poppins (2007) (TV Episode)
A gladiator totally kills with his new arena routine
Awaken the Dead (2007)
The opening scene where Maximus is running his hand over the wheat feild is directly spoofed by a zombie running his hand over the weeds in AWAKEN THE DEAD, same shot same angle.
The Legend of Awesomest Maximus (2011)
the plot about Maximus being enslaved
How I Met Your Mother: Something Old (2013) (TV Episode)
Just before the battle at Laser Tag against his father in law, Barney rally his troops and deliver a speech that recall the "what we do in life echoes in eternity" from Gladiator.
Turbo (2013)
When Turbo is carried by beetles, the shot of his head against the moving ground is exactly like the one when Maximus was taken by a slave caravan.
Robot Chicken: Stone Cold Steve Cold Stone (2014) (TV Episode)
Parody skit

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