“Shadows and dust”
Caleb and Michael talk about the philosophical themes in the epic movie “Gladiator.” It's the very first Stoa film review.
(07:26) Movie Review
(09:32) Commodus as Anti-Model
(13:57) Is Maximus Stoic?
(17:03) Marcus Aurelius in Gladiator
(19:50) Maximus is a Stoic Hero
(23:28) The Afterlife
(34:37) Gladiatorial Games
(37:19) Masculinity and Role Ethics
(48:26) Restoring the Republic
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Thanks to Michael Levy for graciously letting us use his music in the conversations.