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Rome: Season 2

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Rome

type:
TV Show
Current Status:
In Season
run date:
08/28/05
performer:
Ciaran Hinds, Lindsay Duncan, Polly Walker, Kevin McKidd, James Purefoy, Ray Stevenson
genre:
Drama

We gave it an A

The gritty, decadent world that HBO built spills more blood in its final season, the post-Caesar chapter that pits Mark Antony (James Purefoy) against Octavian (Simon Woods). Sweeping battlefield showdowns offer high drama, but the soap-operatic subplots — orchestrated by the cunning, stunning, emerald-eyed Atia (Polly Walker) — are where the real action is. EXTRAS Five sharp commentaries and four featurettes are a must-watch. And ”All Roads Lead to Rome” — a fact-filled, Pop-Up Video-style option — will have you speaking Latin in no time. A

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