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Caesar (2002)

Julius Caesar (original title)
Twenty year-old Julius Caeser flees Rome for his life during the reign of Sulla but through skill and ambition rises four decades later to become Rome's supreme dictator.

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »
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Epic look at Julius Caesar, Rome's last dictator, whose death also signaled the end of the Roman Republic. Chronicles his campaigns in Gaul and Egypt, his rivalry with General Pompey, and his eventual assassination at the hands of Brutus and Cassius. Written by Ronos

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Feared by enemies. Betrayed by friends.


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Rated PG-13 for sequences of violence, and some sensuality | See all certifications »
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29 June 2003 (USA)  »

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$20,000,000 (estimated)
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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Heino Ferch spent five hours in the wardrobe to transforming him into Vercingetorix, every day. See more »

Goofs

When Brutus stabs Caesar, the knife is bloody, then clean, then is bloody again. See more »

Quotes

Play Actor: [Playing Cleopatra] Will you stay with me in Egypt, Caesar?
Play Actor: [Playing Caesar] What has Egypt got to offer that Rome does not?
Play Actor: Have you heard of the 'fertile cresent?'
Play Actor: No... is it a region down below?
Play Actor: [Lifts leg] Indeed it is! Ha!
Play Actor: What grows there?
Play Actor: I believe a region fertile enough to hatch a king. If you doubt it, try planting something there.
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The story of the politician, general and private man, Julius Caesar.
29 December 2002 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

Julius Caesar is another mini series by the DeAngelis Group. Like some of their other Producions one sees a few well know actors, such as Richard Harris and Christopher Walken , as well as some local actors of Germany and Italy(Heino Ferch, Tobias Moretti).

The picture itself, even not indepth to the real Caesar story, gives an nice picture of the times of the roman empire. Nice acting, as well as a well combined cast, give a nice viewing pleasure.

Jeremy Sisto gives a new angel to a few on Caesar,Chris Noth (Sex & the City) gives a very good performance and Harris plays a Sulla, which you enjoy dying.

All in all, the about 3 hour mini series is a nice evening view for the family, bringing love, war/action as well as history into your living room.


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