Want to know where Gladiator from 2000 was filmed? The movie starring Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix and Connie Nielsen was shot at more than 6 locations, including Aït Ben Haddou in Aït Ben Haddou, Morocco. All the filming locations of Gladiator are listed below.
In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to the throne, Maximus is set to be executed. He escapes, but is captured by slave traders. Renamed Spaniard and forced to become a gladiator, Maximus must battle to the death with other men for the amusement of paying audiences.
Adventure, Action, Drama
United Kingdom, United States of America
Russell Crowe (Maximus Decimus Meridius), Joaquin Phoenix (Commodus), Connie Nielsen (Lucilla), Oliver Reed (Antonius Proximo), Richard Harris (Marcus Aurelius), Derek Jacobi (Senator Gracchus), Djimon Hounsou (Juba) more..., David Schofield (Senator Falco), John Shrapnel (Senator Gaius), Tomas Arana (General Quintus), Ralf Moeller (Hagen), Tommy Flanagan (Cicero), Spencer Treat Clark (Lucius Verus), David Hemmings (Cassius), Sven-Ole Thorsen (Tigris of Gaul), Giannina Facio (Maximus' Wife), Alun Raglan (Praetorian Guard #1), Giorgio Cantarini (Maximus' Son), David Bailie (Engineer), Omid Djalili (Slave Trader), Nicholas McGaughey (Praetorian Officer), Tony Curran (Assassin #1), Mark Lewis (Assassin #2), John Quinn (Valerius), Al Hunter Ashton (Rome Trainer #1), Allan Corduner (Trainer 1), Michael Mellinger (Trainer 2), Said Amel (Proximo's Man), Adam Levy (Officer 1), Gilly Gilchrist (Officer 2), David Nicholls (Giant Man), Malcolm Ellul (Centurion (uncredited)), Ray Mangion (Centurion (uncredited)), João Costa Menezes (Roman Soldier (uncredited)), Mike Mitchell (Fighter (uncredited)), Norman Campbell Rees (Sedan Chair Carrier (uncredited)), Steve Saunders (German Barbarian (uncredited)), Brian Smyj (Coliseum Gladiator (uncredited)), Chick Allen (), Billy Dowd ()
David Franzoni (Producer), Branko Lustig (Producer), Douglas Wick (Producer), David Franzoni (Screenplay), John Logan (Screenplay), William Nicholson (Screenplay), Crispian Sallis (Set Decoration) more..., Janty Yates (Costume Design), Arthur Max (Production Design), Hans Zimmer (Original Music Composer), Lisa Gerrard (Original Music Composer), Louis DiGiaimo (Casting), Pietro Scalia (Editor), Colin Coull (Visual Effects), Rob Harris (Unit Publicist), Scott Martin Gershin (Sound), Graham Johnston (Hairstylist), Ivana Němcová (Hairstylist), Anita Burger (Hairstylist), Carmel Jackson (Hairstylist), Alex King (Hairstylist), Marese Langan (Hairstylist), Paul Engelen (Makeup Artist), Laura McIntosh (Makeup Artist), Trefor Proud (Makeup Artist), Melissa Lackersteen (Makeup Artist), Jo Allen (Makeup Artist), Ivana Primorac (Makeup Artist), José Luis del Barco (Assistant Art Director), Adam O'Neill (Assistant Art Director), Keith Pain (Art Direction), Peter Russell (Art Direction), Roger Holden (Greensman), Cynthia Sadler (Scenic Artist), Bob Walker (Scenic Artist), John T. Cucci (Foley), James Moriana (Foley), Dan O'Connell (Foley), Jeffrey Wilhoit (Foley), Christopher Assells (Sound Effects Editor) and others.
Universal Pictures, Scott Free Productions, Red Wagon Entertainment, Mill Film, C & L, Dawliz, DreamWorks Pictures
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General Maximus battles the savages in Germania: ‘At my signal unleash hell.’ Emperor Marcus Aurelius is watching.
Maximus has to entertain the people in the arena as a gladiator if he wants to survive. ‘Are you not entertained?’ he asks them after slaughtering several opponents.
Maximus walks through the field of wheat.
** spoiler alert ** The house of Maximus he rides to save his wife and son. He's too late…
** spoiler alert ** Maximus' son thinks his father is coming home. He runs towards him. Not knowing the soldiers are here to kill him and his mother.
A tired Maximus rides home to make sure his wife and son are safe.