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List Rules Movies must feature gladiators.

A list of the best gladiators movies ever made, ranked by movie fans with film trailers when available. This gladiators movie list is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest movies about gladiators are at the top of the list. If there are any great movies about gladiators you believe we missed, please feel free to add them to the list yourself. The films on this list are the most famous gladiators movies of all time, so use it to find some movies that you haven't seen already. Click on these gladiators movie titles for more information about the films.

List features items like Gladiator and The Seven Magnificent Gladiators.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best gladiators movies?" and "What is the greatest gladiators movie of all time?"

Various bits of information are included with these popular gladiators movies, such as who directed them, when they were released and who starred in the films. Whether you're watching these gladiators movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming, these good gladiators movies can be enjoyed no matter what.
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Gladiator is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Gladiator Movies
Gladiator Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Michael Sheen Gladiator is a 2000 American-British epic historical drama film directed by Ridley Scott, starring Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Ralf Möller, Oliver Reed, Djimon Hounsou, ...more

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AndrewWest added Spartacus Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Tony Curtis Spartacus is a 1960 American epic historical drama film directed by Stanley Kubrick. The screenplay by Dalton Trumbo was based on the novel Spartacus by Howard Fast. It was inspired by the life ...more

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The Arena Karen McDougal, Lisa Dergan Podsednik, Viktor Verzhbitsky The Arena is a direct-to-video film from producer Roger Corman on the subject of female gladiators. It is a remake of the 1974 The Arena with Pam Grier. It was shot in Russia by Kazakh director ...more

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Lawrence Wong added Demetrius and the Gladiators Anne Bancroft, Julie Newmar, Ernest Borgnine Demetrius and the Gladiators is a fictional 1954 sword-and-sandal drama film and a sequel to The Robe. The picture was made by 20th Century Fox, directed by Delmer Daves and produced by Frank ...more

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Lawrence Wong added Gladiators Seven Richard Harrison, Antonio Molino Rojo, Bernabe Barta Barri Gladiators Seven is a 1962 action film written by Sandro Continenza, Bruno Corbucci, Alberto De Martino and Giovanni Grimaldi and directed by Pedro Lazaga.

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The Seven Magnificent Gladiato... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Gladiator Movies
Lawrence Wong added The Seven Magnificent Gladiators Lou Ferrigno, Sybil Danning, Mandy Rice-Davies

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The Ten Gladiators Dan Vadis, Mirko Ellis, Mimmo Palmara The Ten Gladiators is a 1963 Italian film directed by Gianfranco Parolini.

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Lawrence Wong added Cyclops Eric Roberts, Raicho Vasilev, Frida Farrell A corrupt Roman emperor attempts to appease the people of his kingdom by capturing the most ferocious creature in all the land and exploiting its legendary strength for the entertainment of the ...more

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Lawrence Wong added Amazons and Gladiators Patrick Bergin, Nichole Hiltz, Mary Tamm Amazons and Gladiators is a 2001 drama action adventure film written and directed by Zachary Weintraub.

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The Sign of the Cross is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Gladiator Movies
Lawrence Wong added The Sign of the Cross Charles Laughton, Claudette Colbert, Fredric March The Sign of the Cross is a pre-Code epic film released by Paramount Pictures, produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille from a screenplay by Waldemar Young and Sidney Buchman, and based on the ...more

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Lawrence Wong added Cabiria Lidia Quaranta, Bartolomeo Pagano, Dante Testa Cabiria is a 1914 Italian epic silent film, directed by Giovanni Pastrone and shot in Turin. The film is set in ancient Sicily, Carthage, and Cirta during the period of the Second Punic War. It ...more

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Seven Rebel Gladiators is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Gladiator Movies
Lawrence Wong added Seven Rebel Gladiators Erno Crisa Sette contro tutti or Seven Rebel Gladiators is a 1965 Italian film directed by Michele Lupo.

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Lawrence Wong added Young Gladiators Tim Lowe

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Lawrence Wong added Samson and the Gladiators