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“Gladiator 2”: check out the poster and the first images of the film

The poster and the first images of “Gladiator 2” were released this Monday (8). The production that follows the 2000 film has premiere scheduled for November 14th in Brazilian cinemas.

The title stars the Oscar-nominated Irish actor Paul Mescal and has names like Denzel Washington , Connie Nielsen It is Joseph Quinn in the cast. Like the first film, the sequel is directed by Ridley Scott known for his work in “Alien, the Eighth Passenger” (1979) and “Prometheus” (2012).

“Gladiator 2” It is set 25 years after the events of the first film, in which Maximus (Russell Crowe), a powerful Roman general, arouses the wrath of Marcus Aurelius’ (Richard Harris) son, Commodus (Joaquin Phoenix), before the emperor’s death. When the heir seizes power, he is sentenced to death, however, he manages to escape and goes into hiding as a slave and gladiator while seeking revenge.

The plot centers on Lucius, son of Lucilla and nephew of Commodus, who was inspired by Maximus. In “Gladiator” (2000), the character is a child, played by Spencer Treat Clark .

When he was still young, Lucilla sent him to the northern coast of Africa, to a region called Numidia which was – at that time – beyond the reach of the Roman Empire. When he was older, he He lives a relatively peaceful life with his wife and children until the conquerors of his homeland invade his new home, led by a general trained by Maximus.

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Source: CNN Brasil

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