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Gladiator Scene 26

Scene 26

Scene 26

  • Children are running through fields up to a road, where a caravan is approaching Rome.
  • Soon, we're in the bustling streets of Rome. The caravan arrives at the place where gladiators reside, and Proximo's men disembark.
  • Proximo approaches a statue of Marcus Aurelius, and kisses it with his fingers as he says "Good to see you again old friend. Bring me fortune."
  • Juba and Maximus are looking at the Colosseum, and they're both in awe.
  • Proximo approaches Maximus, and tells him: "Win the crowd."