We flashback to 2000 for Ben’s favorite movie, Gladiator. The Ridley Scott sword and sandals epic swept the movie world 20 years ago, but how does it stack up all these years later? Ben is, obviously, still on board, as is Lauren, but Jon and Zac are having diminishing returns. How much? Listen to find out! We do agree there is some greatness in here, regardless of the returns, and the movie is iconic for a reason, even if some of us aren’t as taken. Good chat!
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0:01:00 Why Gladiator?, Talkin’ Swords & Sandals, Praise For The Leads
0:10:00 Talking Fight Scenes, Pacing, vs. Crouching Tiger
0:20:00 More Trivia, A Tragedy?, Quintus, Ya Fuck!, Political Spectacle
0:28:30 Best Line?, Wrapping Up