Originally Posted by C*Tedesco
Well that certainly took a big turn for the better....much better. That is what I am talking about. I won't give details for those who have not seen it, but the return of Ganicus is a good one. ...
Originally Posted by gpflepsen
How does Ashur go from being all but a cripple to what is being portrayed now? This is just not much "fun" viewing anymore.
Ashur wasn't in a wheelchair. He just wasn't up to gladiator standards...
Originally Posted by Cal1981
Lots of conversations in hushed tones all right. How about Katrina going mucho hardcore in the fighting department? Girl knows how to use a blade.
Yes. She can be downright savage if necessary....
Originally Posted by ToddUGA
Thought it was a good episode last night. Lots of behind the scenes maneuvering by the main players. And next week looks to be a return to the arena, as well as the return of Gannicus.
I did enjoy...
Originally Posted by smddoc
Spartacus better than Rome ?!?! I enjoy Spartacus, but Rome was on a whole other level. Amazing, subtle acting, great writing and amazing production values. I cant recall EVER seeing a better scene...
Originally Posted by PMA
I'm beginning to like the Crixis character more than Spartacus given the performances. The new Spartacus is just too skinny to seem realistic as a superior gladiator.
Yes, he looks preppy. Crixus OTOH...
Glad to see Archiguy, Adpayne, Ron Temple and mgkdragn come to Rome's defense!!!
Also, I'll take this opportunity to say that I'm still enjoying Spartacus Season 2 despite the losses of Hannah and Whitfield. It's entertaining; just...
Originally Posted by archiguy
Not to mention Ciaran Hinds as Caesar, James Purefoy as Mark Antony, and the lovely Polly Walker getting her kit off with some regularity. Top shelf talent all around.
Pity it only lasted 2...
Rome was a great show. The tension built up over episodes. It wasn't always a blood and gore fest similar to The Sopranos and Boardwalk Empire.
Kevin McKidd as Lucius Vorenus and Ray Stevenson as Titus Pullo were awesome characters...