By Monica Silveira Cyrino

Big Screen Rome is the 1st systematic survey of crucial and renowned movies from the previous part century that reconstruct similar to Roman antiquity.

  • The first systematic survey of an important and renowned fresh motion pictures approximately Roman antiquity.
  • Shows how cinema explores, reinvents and celebrates the spectacle of historical Rome.
  • Films mentioned intensive contain Stanley Kubrick’s Spartacus, Ridley Scott’s Gladiator and Terry Jones’s Monty Python’s lifetime of Brian.
  • Contributes to discussions concerning the ongoing relevance of the classical world.
  • Shows how modern film-makers use recreations of historic background as commentaries on modern society.
  • Structured in a manner that makes it appropriate for path use, and lines matters for dialogue and research, and connection with additional bibliographic resources.
  • Written in an brisk and interesting style.

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