Gladiator quotes

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A former Roman General sets out to exact vengeance against the corrupt emperor who murdered his family and sent him into slavery.

Director: Ridley Scott
Writer: David Franzoni, John Logan, William Nicholson
Production: Universal Pictures, Scott Free Productions, DreamWorks Pictures
Year: 2000
MetaScore: 67/100
ImdbRating: 8.5
BoxOffice: $187,705,427
Released: 05 May 2000
Awards: Won 5 Oscars. 59 wins & 106 nominations total

90 Clips & Quotes

Your fame is well deserved - Gladiator 01:34 Your fame is well deserved Are you not entertained - Gladiator 00:23 Are you not entertained At my signal - Gladiator 00:12 At my signal The general who became a slave - Gladiator 01:18 The general who became a slave Three weeks from now - Gladiator 00:50 Three weeks from now Today I saw a slave become more powerful than the Emperor of Rome - Gladiator 00:22 Today I saw a slave become more powerful than the Emperor of... Death smiles at us all - Gladiator 00:45 Death smiles at us all Strength and honor - Gladiator 00:15 Strength and honor Are you ready to do your duty for Rome - Gladiator 03:22 Are you ready to do your duty for Rome Nothing happens to anyone that he is not fitted by nature to bear - Gladiator 00:08 Nothing happens to anyone that he is not fitted by nature to... People should know when they are conquered - Gladiator 00:19 People should know when they are conquered Have I missed it - Gladiator 00:38 Have I missed it Sometimes I do what I want to do - Gladiator 00:19 Sometimes I do what I want to do Five thousand of my men are out there in the freezing mud - Gladiator 03:01 Five thousand of my men are out there in the freezing mud If you're very good - Gladiator 02:34 If you're very good Lucius will stay with me now - Gladiator 01:21 Lucius will stay with me now But not yet - Gladiator 00:18 But not yet I ask you for your guidance - Gladiator 01:06 I ask you for your guidance Won't you accept this great honor that I have offered you - Gladiator 00:27 Won't you accept this great honor that I have offered you Fear and wonder - Gladiator 01:24 Fear and wonder It sometimes makes the blade stick - Gladiator 00:14 It sometimes makes the blade stick You sold me - Gladiator 00:33 You sold me What am I going to do with you - Gladiator 01:20 What am I going to do with you Shadows and dust - Gladiator 00:13 Shadows and dust There was a dream that was Rome - Gladiator 00:36 There was a dream that was Rome When was the last time you were home - Gladiator 00:26 When was the last time you were home Let us pretend that you are a loving daughter - Gladiator 00:18 Let us pretend that you are a loving daughter I think I understand my own people - Gladiator 01:14 I think I understand my own people If only you had been born a man - Gladiator 00:24 If only you had been born a man In the afterlife - Gladiator 00:45 In the afterlife Salute you - Gladiator 00:14 Salute you He sleeps so well because he is loved - Gladiator 00:18 He sleeps so well because he is loved Learn from me - Gladiator 00:38 Learn from me I don't pretend to be a man of the people - Gladiator 00:23 I don't pretend to be a man of the people He knows too well how to manipulate the mob - Gladiator 00:34 He knows too well how to manipulate the mob You have a great name - Gladiator 00:23 You have a great name And after your glorious coup - Gladiator 01:19 And after your glorious coup Are you in danger of becoming a good man - Gladiator 00:15 Are you in danger of becoming a good man Ultimately - Gladiator 00:33 Ultimately Is Rome worth one good man's life - Gladiator 00:31 Is Rome worth one good man's life The beating heart of Rome is not the marble of the Senate - Gladiator 00:19 The beating heart of Rome is not the marble of the Senate He enters Rome like a conquering hero - Gladiator 00:26 He enters Rome like a conquering hero Congratulations - Gladiator 00:43 Congratulations I am Proximo - Gladiator 01:39 I am Proximo Can any of them fight - Gladiator 00:28 Can any of them fight What did my father want with you - Gladiator 01:13 What did my father want with you Give me your sword - Gladiator 00:15 Give me your sword Look at me - Gladiator 00:29 Look at me You knew Marcus Aurelius - Gladiator 00:28 You knew Marcus Aurelius On this day - Gladiator 02:07 On this day Are you the one they call the Spaniard - Gladiator 01:31 Are you the one they call the Spaniard What possible difference can I make - Gladiator 00:28 What possible difference can I make And now they love Maximus for his mercy - Gladiator 02:26 And now they love Maximus for his mercy It vexes me - Gladiator 00:13 It vexes me You have proven your valor once again - Gladiator 00:32 You have proven your valor once again This man wants what you want - Gladiator 00:22 This man wants what you want Your Emperor asks for your loyalty - Gladiator 00:14 Your Emperor asks for your loyalty When enough men have died - Gladiator 00:50 When enough men have died He killed the man who set you free - Gladiator 00:18 He killed the man who set you free It's a dream - Gladiator 00:13 It's a dream I am required to kill - Gladiator 00:25 I am required to kill Thrust this into another man's flesh - Gladiator 00:30 Thrust this into another man's flesh Do you remember what it was to have trust - Gladiator 00:18 Do you remember what it was to have trust Lucius is safe - Gladiator 00:10 Lucius is safe I didn't know men could build such things - Gladiator 00:18 I didn't know men could build such things But the Senate IS the people - Gladiator 00:41 But the Senate IS the people You can help me - Gladiator 00:30 You can help me Some of you are thinking that you won't fight - Gladiator 00:31 Some of you are thinking that you won't fight Please be careful - Gladiator 00:22 Please be careful I told you to move those catapults forward - Gladiator 00:25 I told you to move those catapults forward You're good - Gladiator 00:19 You're good Tell me again - Gladiator 00:19 Tell me again I know that you are a man of your word - Gladiator 00:30 I know that you are a man of your word I will not believe that they fought and died for nothing - Gladiator 02:52 I will not believe that they fought and died for nothing And now we are Free - Gladiator 00:18 And now we are Free Those giraffes you sold me - Gladiator 00:27 Those giraffes you sold me Whisper to them that I live only to hold them again - Gladiator 00:49 Whisper to them that I live only to hold them again Senator Gracchus is to be reinstated - Gladiator 00:19 Senator Gracchus is to be reinstated Can they hear you - Gladiator 00:39 Can they hear you I was not the best because I killed quickly - Gladiator 00:36 I was not the best because I killed quickly We're all dead men - Gladiator 00:35 We're all dead men I shall be closer to you for the next few days - Gladiator 01:20 I shall be closer to you for the next few days Promise me that you'll look after my family - Gladiator 00:11 Promise me that you'll look after my family We reach back to hallowed antiquity - Gladiator 02:04 We reach back to hallowed antiquity I'm terribly vexed - Gladiator 00:06 I'm terribly vexed I will not believe they fought and died for nothing - Gladiator 00:52 I will not believe they fought and died for nothing But you're not that good - Gladiator 00:16 But you're not that good Why are we here - Gladiator 00:15 Why are we here You sent for me - Gladiator 05:02 You sent for me What do you want - Gladiator 05:04 What do you want

Cast

Maximus - Russell Crowe
Commodus - Joaquin Phoenix
Lucilla - Connie Nielsen
Proximo - Oliver Reed
Marcus Aurelius - Richard Harris
Gracchus - Derek Jacobi
Quintus - Tomas Arana
Hagen - Ralf Moeller
Cassius - David Hemmings
Slave Trader - Omid Djalili
Praetorian Officer - Nicholas McGaughey
Scribe - Chris Kell
Assassin #1 - Tony Curran
Assassin #2 - Mark Lewis
Valerius - John Quinn
Praetorian Guard #1 - Alun Raglan
Engineer - David Bailie
German Leader (as Chick Allen) - Chick Allan
Giant Man (as Dave Nicholls) - David J. Nicholls
Rome Trainer #1 (as Al Hunter Ashton) - Al Ashton
Narrator - Billy Dowd
Lucius' Attendant - Ray Calleja
Maximus' Wife - Giannina Facio
Maximus' Son - Giorgio Cantarini
Trainer 1 (extended edition) (as Alan Corunder) - Allan Corduner
Trainer 2 (extended edition) - Michael Mellinger
Proximo's Man (extended edition) - Said Amel
Officer 1 (extended edition) - Adam Levy
Officer 2 (extended edition) - Gilly Gilchrist
Germanic Swordsman - Paul Bateman
Roman Dignitary - Nick Beardshaw
Germanic Soldier - Michael Dickins
Centurion - Malcolm Ellul
Roman Soldier - James Fiddy
Barbarian Chieftain - Peter Francis-Wemyss
Roman Girl - scene with Maximus - Ruth Frendo
CGI Motion Capture Gladiator - Kjeld Gogosha-Clark
City of Rome - Earl Hundt
Roman Soldier - Mehdi Kashani
Roman Soldier - Tom Kay
Rider - Phil Lowes
Roman Soldier - Nic Main
Centurion - Ray Mangion
Battlefield Medic - Antonio Meitin
Roman Soldier - João Costa Menezes
Fighter - Mike Mitchell
Roman Soldier - Arnold Montey
Fighter - Antone Pagán
Sedan Chair Carrier - Norman Campbell Rees
Roman Soldier - Neil Roche
Catapult Commander Shouts 'Loose' - Paul Sacks
German Barbarian - Steve Saunders
Roman Soldier - Christopher Say
Chief Catapult Operator - Christian Simpson
Coliseum Gladiator - Brian Smyj
Swordsman - Richard Stride
Citizen of Rome - Michael Yale