Rome: Season 2, Episode 9

Deus Impeditio Esuritori Nullus (No God Can Stop a Hungry Man) (18 Mar. 2007)

TV Episode  -   -  Action | Drama | History
8.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.6/10 from 557 users  
Reviews: write review | 3 critic

Seven years have passed since Antony's departure from Rome, and the former commander, dissipated and debauched - held in thrall by the charms and sexual prowess of his new bride, Cleopatra,... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(created by), (created by), 2 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 10000 titles
created 27 Feb 2011
 
list image
a list of 25 titles
created 20 Jul 2011
 
list image
a list of 22 titles
created 02 Dec 2012
 
a list of 10 titles
created 01 Apr 2013
 
list image
a list of 22 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Deus Impeditio Esuritori Nullus (No God Can Stop a Hungry Man) (18 Mar 2007)

Deus Impeditio Esuritori Nullus (No God Can Stop a Hungry Man) (18 Mar 2007) on IMDb 8.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Rome.
« Previous Episode | 21 of 22 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
Gaia
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Jocasta
Daniel Cerqueira ...
...
Edit

Storyline

Seven years have passed since Antony's departure from Rome, and the former commander, dissipated and debauched - held in thrall by the charms and sexual prowess of his new bride, Cleopatra, withholds precious shipments of grain from Rome, where people die in the streets from hunger. Unable to incite a war with Antony and Egypt without committing political suicide, Octavian sends Atia and Octavia to Alexandria to mediate and reason with Antony; a strategy which proves predictably unsuccessful. However, former Roman senator Posca and his wife, Jocasta, flee Alexandria with Aita and Octavia to Rome where he provides Octavian with all the ammunition he needs to bring about a war with Antony and Cleopatra. Meanwhile, Pullo has taken over the Avantine gangs of Rome. But later, a fatal blow is stricken to the torrid affair that has continued between Pullo and Gaia, as karmic debt comes to call when she saves him from the sadistic Memmino, but gets fatally wounded, and she lets it slip to ... Written by Christopher Chase (cchase@onebox.com)

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

TV-MA | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

18 March 2007 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

For the scene where Antony and Cleopatra were making love (while Atia and Octavia wait in the heat outside the palace), James Purefoy and Lyndsey Marshal were reportedly playing the scene while Marilyn Manson's cover of 'Tainted Love' was playing on set, which kept them in the mood. Another song they were listening to keep the energy up was 'Pretty Vacant' by The Sex Pistols. See more »

Soundtracks

Rome Main Title Theme
(uncredited)
Written by Jeff Beal
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Very good, but not a '9' bob-larrance
Rewatching this now + I didn't realise how bad an actor Kevin McKidd is Zamps
Historians...question Sally1829
Rome vs GoT vs Borgias vs Tudors vs Pillars of the Earth diaphanous19
Been looking for a new show to watch blackfiremass3
Am I the only one feeling sad for Brutus' fate? farhad_fungk

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?