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FIGHT OR DIE!

Advantages: Good action set pieces
Disadvantages: Overdone the gore

...Not many of the so called 'Sword and Sandal' epics are renowned for their historical accuracy and Centurion is no exception although since it deals with the story of the disappearance of the famous Roman ninth legion which is still a mystery they can take ...

Mauri 29.11.2010 · Read full review
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I'm Done Roman

Advantages: A decent cast.
Disadvantages: Poor writing and direction and a lack of originality.

Northern Britain in the First Century AD is a tough place to be a Roman centurion, under constant threat of attack from the savage Pictish tribes. Quintus marches north with his comrades of the legendary Ninth Legion, under the command of General Virilus, ...

afy9mab 15.02.2012 · Read full review
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Fight or Die

Advantages: Excellent setting, story and acting, great story and effects
Disadvantages: Some very gruesome fighting scenes

It is 117 AD and the Romans are trying to conquer Northern Britain, unfortunately they are coming up against the Picts who are not willing to let them take their land. It is the Roman 7th Legion who are left to try and fight them off, they are headed by G ...

sewbizzie 20.03.2011 · Read full review
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On my command, unleash... bad weather?

Advantages: simple, straight-forward and quite realistic story
Disadvantages: a bit on the dull side between the brutal fights

(film-only review)Britain, 117AD: the Roman invasion of the country remains stalled when it comes to the far north, what will eventually be Scotland (yay!). The native Picts aren't happy about the intruders, obviously, but rather th ...

Calypte 05.02.2012 · Read full review
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Centurion

Advantages: Bloody, raw action that fills most of the running time, fine cast
Disadvantages: Unnecessary, awkward romance

Is it acceptable to recommend great trash? Probably, since the likes of "American Pie," "Eagle Eye," and "Charlie's Angels" have proven themselves to be hugely entertaining and popular over the years. Great trash as in, the film is either full of laugh-ou ...

goldenbat666 09.05.2010 · Read full review
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