Video/Film , DVD in English , French

Gladiator

Dreamworks Pictures and Universal Pictures present a Douglas Wick production in association with Scott Free Productions ; produced by Douglas Wick, David Franzoni, Branko Lustig ; screenplay by David Franzoni, John Logan and William Nicholson ; directed by Ridley Scott.
  • Universal City, CA : DreamWorks Home Entertainment, 2005.
  • Extended ed.
  • 3 videodiscs (171 min.) : sound, colored ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD (NTSC region 1); widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Credits
  • Director of photography, John Mathieson ; editor, Pietro Scalia ; music, Hans Zimmer, Lisa Gerrard ; production designer, Arthur Max ; costume designer, Janty Yates.
Performers
  • Cast: Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Oliver Reed, Derek Jacobi, Djimon Hounsou, Richard Harris.
Subjects
Summary
  • A Roman general refuses to transfer his loyalty to the new Emperor, Commodus. He becomes a slave and then a gladiator, fighting in the Roman Colosseum in defiance of the Emperor.
Contents
  • Disc 1. Feature
  • Disc II. Documentary
  • Disc. III. Supplement.
Other information
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2000.
  • Special features: Original theatrical version; introduction to the extended version by director Ridley Scott; "Are you not entertained?" trivia track; all-new commentary by Ridley Scott and Russell Crowe; "Tale of the scribes" story development; "The tools of war" weapons; "Attire of the realm" costume design; "The heat of battle" production journals; "Shadows and dust" resurrecting Proximo; "The glory of Rome" visual effects; "Echoes in eternity" release and impact; production design featurette and galleries; storyboard demonstrations, comparisons and galleries; Ridleygames, Ridley Scott's own sketches of "Maximus' journey"; costume design galleries; cast portrait photo galleries; visual effects explorations, Germania and Rome; abandoned sequences, including alternate opening titles, blood vision, rhino fight and a newly discovered deleted scene.
  • MPAA rating: Not rated.
  • Language: In English with optional dubbed French dialogue track ; subtitles in English, Spanish or French ; Closed-captioned.
Publisher's number
  • 94391 DreamWorks Home Entertainment
ISBN
  • 1417057785
  • 9781417057788
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 678149439120
  • OCLC: 61243552
  • OCLC: 61243552