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a5c7b9f00b In this British historical drama, the turbulent transition from Roman republic to autocratic empire, which changed world history through civil war and wars of conquest, is sketched both from the aristocratic viewpoint of Julius Caesar, his family, his adopted successor Octavian Augustus, and their political allies and adversaries, and from the politically naive viewpoint of a few ordinary Romans, notably the soldiers Lucius Vorenus and Titus Pullo and their families.
A down-to-earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic.
So, then "Ancient" Rome; and what was it like to be one of the "ordinary people" leading non-eventful lives? An interesting thought and good then for this series to examine what Ancient Rome was like for such a person. It seems to me that this is more like what Rome was like than a lot of the stories I grew up being told - and so much the better for that!
The fact that the two principal parts (soldiers) are not famous faces either helps by not distracting one in the way a famous "name" would inevitably do - although it is also good to see a few familiar faces too like Polly Walker (always a joy to see such a pretty face). As the series progressed, there was an interesting take on Cleopatra - who was not perhaps as glamorous as other portrayals but certainly fascinating, captivating and excitingly feral!
You don't have to be a history buff to understand what is happening and there is usually some action on screen or being led up to - not to mention a healthy amount of sex. Which leads me to ask did the Romans invent cold showers? - Well,