Gladiator (2000) Poster



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Ben-Hur (1959)
Spartacus (1960)
Zulu (1964)
I, Claudius (1976) (TV Mini-Series)
Caligula (1979)
Time Bandits (1981)
Final Fantasy Adventure (1991) (Video Game)
Braveheart (1995)
Hamlet (1996)
Rurouni Kenshin: Trust and Betrayal (1999) (TV Mini-Series)
The Insider (1999)

Referenced in 

Saturday Night Live: Britney Spears (2000) (TV Episode)
Mentioned on Morning Latte
Chicken Run (2000)
Hellraisers (2000) (TV Movie)
Mentioned by narrator.
Saturday Night Live: Rob Lowe/Eminem (2000) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during Presidential Debate
French & Saunders Live (2000) (Video)
An Evening with Russell Crowe (2000) (Video)
Q&A interview
Dawson's Creek: Self Reliance (2000) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Dawson.
The Critic: Mission: Impossible 2, Gladiator, Gone in 60 Seconds (2000) (TV Episode)
Jay says he loved the film
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Show No. 321 (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Drew as a "historically inaccurate film".
At the Movies: The Pledge/The Amati Girls/Snatch/Panic (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the "Memo to the Academy" segment.
Saturday Night Live Primetime Extra 1 (2001) (TV Short)
Mentioned by Liz Taylor on W.U.
Hannibal (2001)
The poster is seen.
Saturday Night Live: Sean Hayes/Shaggy (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced on Weekend Update
At the Movies: 3,000 Miles to Graceland/The Caveman's Valentine/Monkeybone/The Widow of Saint-Pierre (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the Video Pick of the Week segment.
The Sopranos: Employee of the Month (2001) (TV Episode)
Ralphie quotes a line from the film.
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Molly Shannon (2001) (Video)
Referenced by Liz Taylor
The Sopranos: Another Toothpick (2001) (TV Episode)
Ralphie quotes a line.
The Sopranos: University (2001) (TV Episode)
Ralph says a line and then he says it's a quote from "Gladiator"
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Show No. 335 (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Drew before "Sound Effects".
Shrek (2001)
Undergrads: Identity Crisis (2001) (TV Episode)
One of two movies that Rob Brody tries to base a new script on.
Demonicus (2001)
The Red Green Show: Gladiator (2001) (TV Episode)
The episode title (and plot) both reference the movie
According to Jim: Crush (2001) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jim.
The 100 Greatest Films (2001) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
The Amazing Race: Race to the Finish: Part 2 (2001) (TV Episode)
"Now We Are Free" played in the background as Rob & Brennan run to the Finish Line
Only Fools and Horses: If They Could See Us Now.....! (2001) (TV Episode)
Rodney dresses as a Roman gladiator who is supposed to be Russell Crowe.
S' agapo - M' agapas: Episode #1.20 (2001) (TV Episode)
Dimitra & Thodoris watch this film in a theater
Orange County (2002)
Angel: Birthday (2002) (TV Episode)
Skip: "It's noble and heroic and all that other Russell Crowe Gladiator crap."
Beck: Enslingen (2002) (TV Episode)
Copies of this movie can be seen at the gas station.
Saturday Night Live: Jack Black/The Strokes (2002) (TV Episode)
Russell Crowe shouts 'Were you not entertained? ' during Now That's What Actors Call Singing!: Volume 1
Rollerball (2002)
The Mangler 2 (2002) (Video)
A character suggests a porn title of Glad He Ate Her.
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Show No. 431 (2002) (TV Episode)
Drew says in the intro: "Are you not entertained? Colin Mochrie!"
Samurai Jack: Episode XVI (2002) (TV Episode)
The Dome of Doom is inspired by the Roman Coliseum.
South Park: The New Terrance and Phillip Movie Trailer (2002) (TV Episode)
When a Tv show the boys watch says "Russel Crowe likes to act" we see an animated picture of him in this movie.
Six Feet Under: In Place of Anger (2002) (TV Episode)
Mitzi mentions the film.
Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos (2002) (Video Game)
The Guru (2002)
When in Rome (2002) (Video)
Mentioned when talking about the Colosseum.
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Scene where Aragorn is left for dead and rescued on a horse looks exactly like the scene with Maximus riding home to Spain. He even has a serious cut on his arm!
Top Gear: Can The Stig Be Beat? (2002) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Jeremy
Comandante (2003)
Saturday Night Live: Ray Romano/Zwan (2003) (TV Episode)
Title referenced during Access Hollywood sketch.
Saturday Night Live: Adrien Brody/Sean Paul & Wayne Wonder (2003) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during 'Velvet Productions' sketch
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
DUring the fights the score features a tune that later became "He is a pirate"The score for both movies are co-written by Hans Zimmer
The Booze Cruise (2003) (TV Movie)
mentioned by a character
The Making of 'Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas' (2003) (Video)
Jeffrey Katzenberg mentions this movie.
The O.C.: The Countdown (2003) (TV Episode)
DVD rented by Seth
Tricks of the Trade: Making 'Matchstick Men' (2004) (Video)
mentionned once by Hans Zimmer
Romasanta: The Werewolf Hunt (2004)
Hand caressing the wheat in the field
The History and Allure of Time Travel (2004) (Video)
Swiss Toni: Troubleshooter (2004) (TV Episode)
Swiss talks about the casting in this movie.
Da Ali G Show: Rekognize (2004) (TV Episode)
Ali G says he heard The Passion of the Christ is a rip off of Gladiator.
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Cheri Oteri (2004) (TV Special)
Mentioned on 'Morning Latte'
Hilary's Roman Adventure (2004) (Video)
Gladiator is mentioned by name in the documentary.
Shark Tale (2004)
quote "are you not entertained"
Mala uva (2004)
The movie is mentioned in a conversation
Fear of Clowns (2004) (Video)
several small posters in projectionist's room
Blood on the Land: The Making of a King (2004) (Video)
mentioned once
QI: Bills (2004) (TV Episode)
Picture of the film seen
Peep Show: Wedding (2004) (TV Episode)
Mark rents the film on DVD "Apparentely there's an outtake where this extra gets piked".
Film Geek (2005)
Video case is shown in a video store.
The Making of 'The Phantom of the Opera' (2005) (Video)
Referenced by title
The 100 Greatest War Films (2005) (TV Movie)
One of the films on the list
Top Gear: The Boys' Mother's Review Cars (2005) (TV Episode)
Mention of Omid Djalili being in it
QI: Campanology (2005) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Thick of It: Episode #2.1 (2005) (TV Episode)
Malcolm shouts "unleash hell".
King Arthur: A Roundtable Discussion (2005) (Video)
mentioned once
'Kingdom of Heaven': Interactive Production Grid (2005) (Video)
mentioned once
Dream Team: Unleash Hell (2006) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector (2006)
when larry goes to the costume shop to fine a disguise he puts on a gladiator costume and then says "Naa, I look to much like Russel Crowe"
Family Guy: Sibling Rivalry (2006) (TV Episode)
"At my signal, unleash Hell!"
Becoming Cash/Becoming Carter (2006) (Video)
Referenced by name
The Path to Redemption (2006) (Video)
mentioned once
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.199 (2006) (TV Episode)
contestant Maggie Parcells mentions watching the movie
Richard & Judy: Episode dated 19 June 2006 (2006) (TV Episode)
To describe Russel Crowe without saying his name as part of a game, a woman says he was in that Roman movie.
Time (2006)
DVD cover on shelf
Annually Retentive: Sharon (2006) (TV Episode)
Someone mentions Omid Djali's role in this movie.
Cashback (2006)
store manager mentions and quotes film; also its music is used in the background.
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross: Episode #11.6 (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in Russel Crowe interview.
Don (2006)
the shot of a floating Shahrukh in the song "Main Hoon Don" is taken from Gladiator
Night at the Museum (2006)
Roman general says "Unleash hell" to his troops, and fires flaming projectiles at enemy.
Strictly Background (2007)
poster seen on wall
Dancing with the Stars: Episode #6.6 (2007) (TV Episode)
David Graham and Eliza Campagna dance their Paso Doble to music from this movie.
The Sopranos: Remember When (2007) (TV Episode)
"his 'Gladiator' fixation"
Sivaji (2007)
Movie poster is seen in theater
Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip: K&R: Part 2 (2007) (TV Episode)
A sketch is discussed in which Holly Hunter screen tests for the role of Lucilla.
The Cinema Snob: Wanda, the Sadistic Hypnotist (2007) (TV Episode)
"...like replacing the tigers in Gladiator with Morris the Cat."
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)
the left hand touching the golden wheat in the beginning
Sydney White (2007)
Spanky shouts "Are you not entertained" after reenacting a fantasy game
South Park: Imaginationland: Episode II (2007) (TV Episode)
Cartman's dream is similar to Maximus' vision of returning home. Also the music is similar.
HBO First Look: The Making of 'American Gangster' (2007) (TV Episode)
mentioned once
The Omid Djalili Show: Episode #1.1 (2007) (TV Episode)
Omid tells that he was in this movie.
NCIS: Lost & Found (2007) (TV Episode)
Carson: "He's super tough, like Russel Crowe in Gladiator."
The Omid Djalili Show: Episode #1.2 (2007) (TV Episode)
It is said that Omid acted in this movie.
I Am Legend (2007)
DVD seen attached to the wall of Neville's weapons cabinet
St. Trinian's (2007)
when the Cheltenham Ladies college bus approaches St Trinians one of the young Girls says "on my command Unleash hell"
Extras: The Extra Special Series Finale (2007) (TV Episode)
Andy refers to Ridley Scott as director of this film.
Asterix at the Olympic Games (2008)
when Jean Todt strikes the horse and feels the soil.
Meet the Spartans (2008)
quote "are you not entertained"
'Neighbours' on Five (2008) (TV Movie)
Russell Crowe is referred to as Maximus
Pineapple Express (2008)
When Red is beating Saul, he quotes Maximus line "What we do in our life, echoes in eternity"
In the Beginning: 'Quo Vadis' and the Genesis of the Biblical Epic (2008) (Video)
Mentioned as a modern successor to Quo Vadis (1951) in the genre of roman epics.
Starz Inside: Fashion in Film (2008) (TV Movie)
Mentioned in film.
Yes Man (2008)
DVD is shown in a video store.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.70 (2008) (TV Episode)
Reference in a $2,000 question
That Metal Show: Mike Piazza (2008) (TV Episode)
During the interview, AC/DC's Brian Johnson mentioned the film.
Comic Relief 2009 (2009) (TV Special)
Mentioned in the Ricky Gervais sketch.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.133 (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Meredith Vieira following an $8,000 question about director Ridley Scott
Tosh.0: Worst Best Man Speech (2009) (TV Episode)
"Are you not entertained" is quoted
QI: Games (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Liza and Stephen
The Supermarket (2009)
Line "strength and honor" quoted
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.97 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,600 clue in the category "Of War"
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: From Paris with Love/Dear John/Frozen (2010) (TV Episode)
Ellen says "Robin Hood" is from the people who brought us "Gladiator."
The Cinema Snob: Beaver & Buttface (2010) (TV Episode)
"...in front of a green screen showing Gladiator."
Heroes of Newerth (2010) (Video Game)
Several responses from the Hero "Gladiator" quote the movie directly.
Have I Got News for You: Episode #39.3 (2010) (TV Episode)
David Threlfall mentions the film during the first round.
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.161 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of an $800 clue in the category "Inside the Actors Studio"
Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010)
Audrey tells Jake to walk into Bretton's office like Russell Crowe in it
Getaway: Greek Islands: Part 2 (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Natalie Gruzlewski in a story on the Puy do Fou theme park in Les Epesses, France.
I'm Still Here (2010)
mentioned in dialogue
Maltin on Movies: Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010) (TV Episode)
Movie referenced in this episode.
The Real Story: Gladiator (2010) (TV Episode)
Documentary about the inspirations behind the screenplay
Post Mortem with Mick Garris: John Landis (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Landis
Mrs. Brown's Boys: The Mammy (2011) (TV Episode)
Agnes and Winnie went to see the film when it was released.
Good Bad Flicks: Super Mario Bros (2011) (TV Episode)
DVD shown on Best Buy ad
20 to 1: Hollywood Twists (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Vince Sorrenti when he talks about Russell Crowe in a segment on A Beautiful Mind
Nostalgia Critic: Double Team (2011) (TV Episode)
"It's like "Gladiator" meets "Grand Theft Auto." You gotta give him an "A" for creativity!"
Love's Kitchen (2011)
Rob jokingly says: "At my signal, unleash hell!" - a famous line from the older film.
10 pelis (2011)
Talked about
Division III: Football's Finest (2011)
"Were you not entertained?"
Life's Too Short: Episode #1.3 (2011) (TV Episode)
Scene acted out for the dwarves' showreels.
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.22 (2011) (TV Episode)
Chaz Ebert mentions that the film was shot at Atlas Studios in Morocco
Hvem vil være millionær?: Julespecial (2011) (TV Episode)
The film was a option in a question
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.71 (2012) (TV Episode)
Gerard Butler mentions that John Logan wrote the film
Taxaquizzen: Episode #2.2 (2012) (TV Episode)
The movie is a part of a question
CineMaverick TV: Episode #1.1 (2012) (TV Episode)
poster shown
Natholdet - med Anders Breinholt: Andreas Bo (2012) (TV Episode)
Andreas Bo mention the film
Rita Rudner and 3 Potential Ex-Husbands (2012) (TV Special)
David Gee does an impression of Russel Crowe in Gladiator
Detention of the Dead (2012)
Mark is called Marksimus
Nostalgia Critic: Alien: Resurrection (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned briefly as one of Ridley Scott's bad movies.
The Big C: Life Rights (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Rita
Bob's Burgers: Beefsquatch (2012) (TV Episode)
Bob yells "Are you not entertained?" to the audience
Armed Hands (2012)
Character reads title off a page
Nostalgia Critic: Signs (2012) (TV Episode)
Joaquin Phoenix's role is recalled.
Wilfred: Dignity (2012) (TV Episode)
Wilfred yells "Are you not entertained? Are you not entertained?"
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.188 (2012) (TV Episode)
Ross mentions the movie by name.
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
At one point at the film, Hansel says to Mina: "When you see my signal, unleash hell."
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.101 (2013) (TV Episode)
Russell Crowe says that the film did not have any licensed action figures
Honest Trailers: Les misérables (2013) (TV Episode)
Maximus is mentioned
This Is the End (2013)
Mentioned in dialogue
Monsters University (2013)
When the Monsters enter the scare competition arena, their actions and the way the camera circles around them are the same as when the gladiators first enter the Coliseum arena.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.159 (2013) (TV Episode)
Russell Crowe says that he sent Henry Cavill a photo from the film years ago
Veep: Running (2013) (TV Episode)
Selina mentions the film and mistakenly thinks a line from it is "I'll be back."
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 4 July 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Ryan Ruocco lists his top 5 movies since 1986
True Blood: Fuck the Pain Away (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Bad Education: Funeral (2013) (TV Episode)
Mitchell refers to the music during the dream sequences.
Key and Peele: Les Mis (2013) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned.
Atharintiki Daaredi (2013)
Movie is spoofed by comedy actor.
Show Jana Krause: Episode dated 15 November 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Ben Cristovao mentioned it.
QI: na vse máme odpoved: Episode #1.8 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Leos Mares.
Vampire Academy (2014)
Rose Hathaway shouts, "are you entertained?" near the end of the film.
Barbie: The Pearl Princess (2014) (Video)
TItle Reference
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 17 March 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
title mentioned by Jorge Sedano
Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 2: Sisters Generation (2014) (Video Game)
Neptune says "are you not entertained?" at the Colosseum a quote from the film
Diablo III: Reaper of Souls (2014) (Video Game)
A Lengendary two handed sword is called "Maximus" after the lead character of Ridley Scott's Gladiator
The Comfort Zone: Can We Trust 'World Vision'? (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mark and Ray.
De Avond van de Filmmuziek (2014) (TV Special)
Part of soundtrack played
The Comfort Zone: 'Noah' Movie Review (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Ray.
The Amazing Race: The Gladiators Are Here! (2014) (TV Episode)
Leo and Jamal mention Russell Crowe and Gladiator
The Coed and the Zombie Stoner (2014)
"Stonus Maximus"
RiffTrax Live: Sharknado (2014) (Video)
Bill: "Are you not entertained?!"
The Comfort Zone: Christian Bale's "Exodus" Movie (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by E.Z., Mark and Ray.
Sullivan & Son: You, Me, and Gary (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue by Gary.
JonTron: Are You Afraid of the Dark? - Part 2 (2014) (TV Episode)
JonTron says that Maximus yelled "Did you put my work clothes in the dryer?"
Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham (2014) (Video Game)
Jor-El introduces himself as "Maximus" before correcting himself. Both were played by Russell Crowe.
Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014)
Ramses spins his sword on the ground with the tip on the ground-to express his boredom while recieving a report. This references Scott's Gladiator when Commodus (again, the villian ruler) also spun his sword in the same way while listening to a report
Film 2017: Episode dated 10 December 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Antonia Quirke when reviewing Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014)
Raised by Wolves: Yoko's Got Talent (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Germaine
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Pharrell Williams/Roma Downey & Mark Burnett/Milky Chance (2015) (TV Episode)
Mark Burnett describes his new mini-series "A.D. The Bible Continues" as the political intrigue of "House of Cards" with the scale of the movie, and Jimmy mentions that "The Bible" is like the movie
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Russell Crowe/Governor Chris Christie/Kenny Chesney (2015) (TV Episode)
Russell Crowe talks about how he realized that he was famous when he was shopping in Rome after the release of the movie
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Russell Crowe/Seann William Scott/Emily Heller/Jeremy Gara (2015) (TV Episode)
Seth imitates Russell Crowe's performance, and Crowe discusses making the film
7 pádu Honzy Dedka: Klára Issová (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Klára Issová.
Game of Thrones: The Gift (2015) (TV Episode)
The fighting pit scene is a homage to "Gladiator".
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Ed Burns/Richard Kind/Judy Blume/Abe Laboriel Jr. (2015) (TV Episode)
Richard Kind mentions Ridley Scott's earlier movie
iZombie: Zombie Bro (2015) (TV Episode)
Liv, "Are you not entertained?"
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Bryan Cranston/Rachel Maddow/Andrea Bocelli (2015) (TV Episode)
Jimmy mentions some of the movies with songs featured on Andrea Bocelli's album "Cinema"
Scream Queens: Mommie Dearest (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Scream Queens: Ghost Stories (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Alison (2015)
Close up of Alison running her hand through the grass in the field just like Maximus and the famous wheat shot.
Half in the Bag: The Revenant (2016) (TV Episode)
Mike says the plot of The Revenant reminded him of Gladiator
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 11 March 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mike Golic
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Paranoia (2016) (TV Episode)
While paintballing, Rosa says: "Unleash Hell."
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Russell Crowe/Jonathan Groff/The Lumineers (2016) (TV Episode)
After singing "Happy Birthday to You", a member of the Sugarhill Gang asks Russell Crowe, "Are you not entertained?"
The Nice Guys (2016)
When Healey is fighting the Older Guy at Sid's house party, he delivers a punch combination exactly like the combination Maximus uses on Commodus.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Bizarre Sequels That Almost Happened (2016) (TV Episode)
Gladiator 2 is #5.
500 Questions: Episode #2.2 (2016) (TV Episode)
a question asks for the film in which Russell Crowe won an Oscar for playing Maximus Decimus Meridius
Half in the Bag: Blair Witch and Don't Breathe (2016) (TV Episode)
photo still of Joaquin Phoenix with his thumb down appears when Mike talks about the creature of Blair Witch being showed
Saturday Night Live: Lin-Manuel Miranda/Twenty One Pilots (2016) (TV Episode)
Alec Baldwin, as Donald Trump says 'Are you not entertained' during the cold opening.
Jeopardy!: Episode #33.22 (2016) (TV Episode)
correct response in "One-Word Film Titles" category
The Flash: Monster (2016) (TV Episode)
On Earth Nineteen, the film was known as "Sweaty Man".
Viking (2016)
scene is referenced
Jeopardy!: Episode #33.81 (2017) (TV Episode)
correct response in the category titled "A Genre Category"
Midnight Screenings: Wilson (2017) (TV Episode)
a really good Ridley Scott movie
13 Reasons Why: Tape 2, Side A (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Tvoje tvár má známý hlas: Episode #3.6 (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jakub Kohák.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: Wizards of the Lost Kingdom (2017) (TV Episode)
Jonah: "'Gladiator'/'Little House on the Prairie' mash-up"
Talking with Chris Hardwick: Charlie Hunnam (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Charlie Hunnam.
Good Time (2017)
In jail, "Are you not entertained?" quote.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Mark Wahlberg/Heidi Klum/Lady Antebellum (2017) (TV Episode)
Mark Wahlberg mentions that his sons have seen the movie
Cash Trapped: Episode #2.20 (2017) (TV Episode)
Question subject.
The Sinner: Part VII (2017) (TV Episode)
Phoebe uses the line "Are you not entertained?"
Honest Trailers: Wonder Woman (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by narrator
Mad with Impotence (2017) (Video)
Vernaculis compares Hillary Clinton to Commodus from this movie.
Supergirl: Girl of Steel (2017) (TV Episode)
Kara has a daydream about her loved ones in which she walks through a field.
The Michael Knowles Show: Donald Trump, Traditionalist, or: What I Learned in the UK (2017) (TV Episode)
Michael alludes to the film by quoting the "Are you not entertained?" line.
Half in the Bag: Thor: Ragnarok (2017) (TV Episode)
title is mentioned
Talking Dead: The Big Scary U (2017) (TV Episode)
A short scene with Negan ist subtitled with "Are you not entertained?"
Early Man (2018)
The entire arena showdown for freedom and having the villain come down into the fray for the final "battle".
The One Show: Episode dated 23 January 2018 (2018) (TV Episode)
Gyles Brandreth mentions the gas-powered horse chariot mistake in this film
The 15:17 to Paris (2018)
In the Coliseum, Spencer imitates Maximus by saying "Are you not entertained?".
Golic and Wingo: Episode #1.65 (2018) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Trey Wingo
Saturday Night Live: Chadwick Boseman/Cardi B (2018) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned during Weekend Update.
Sean Bradley Reviews: All the Money in the World (2018) (TV Episode)
Mentioned among the films that Ridley Scott directed.
Honest Trailers: Every Christopher Nolan Movie (2018) (TV Episode)
Title seen in screenshot
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #12.16 (2018) (TV Episode)
Subject of a question
Honest Trailers: Deadpool 2 (2018) (TV Episode)
Title seen in screenshot
The Good Place: Everything Is Bonzer! (2018) (TV Episode)
Eleanor mentions the movie by name.
Stormester: Ruben vinder hotdogkonkurrence (2018) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Lasse
Take the Tower: Episode #1.3 (2018) (TV Episode)
Title referenced in one of the questions.
Happy Together: Like Father, Like Son (2018) (TV Episode)
Jake quotes the line "Are you not entertained."
Take the Tower: Episode #1.6 (2018) (TV Episode)
'Which movie was directed by Ridley Scott' challenge.
Standup and Away! with Brian Regan: Episode #1.1 (2018) (TV Episode)
Beth says it is one of her favorite movies.
The Bearstream: Obama's Gay, We Didn't Go to the Moon, and Henry Winkler Is a Perv (2019) (TV Episode)
Owen Benjamin says the movie is logos.
Boomerang: The Let Out (2019) (TV Episode)
Tia tells Simone "This isn't Gladiator"
The Best Damn Internet Show: Abbe Davis (2019) (TV Episode)
Ken Hurley talks about how much he hated the Joaquin Phoenix character.
AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: Body Odor Penalty (2019) (TV Episode)
Brought up in Joaquin Phoenix's filmography.
De Avond van de Filmmuziek (2019) (TV Special)
Music from the soundtrack is played; footage is shown
The Cinema Snob: 10 Awesome Things About Battlefield Earth (2019) (TV Episode)
The Snob mentions it and a poster is shown.
Rim of the World (2019)
ZhenZhen gives the same speech that Maximus (Russell Crowe) held to inspire his soldiers.
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert: Russell Crowe/The Raconteurs (2019) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Stephen when introducing Russell Crowe
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #14.25 (2019) (TV Episode)
Answer to a question
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.16 (2019) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by David Spade.
Studio C: Episode #10.2 (2019) (TV Episode)
Robot Abraham Lincoln: "Are you not entertained?"
Daybreak: Canta Tu Vida (2019) (TV Episode)
After beating up the mall santas in the arena, Angelica cries out: are you not entertained.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.58 (2019) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by David Spade.
Lights Out with David Spade: Episode #1.73 (2020) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by David Spade.


Zulu (1964)
It will be obvious to fans of Zulu (1964) that crowd noise from the initial battle was borrowed from the battle scenes of Zulu.

Featured in 

Troldspejlet: Episode #23.17 (2000) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann looks at upcoming Danish summer releases + clip shown
HBO First Look: Gladiator (2000) (TV Episode)
Troldspejlet: Episode #24.10 (2000) (TV Episode)
VHS/DVD release reviewed + footage used
Maximus Uncut: Between Takes with Russell Crowe (2000) (Video)
Clips, snippets of interviews and behind-the-scenes
Goodbye 2000 (2000) (TV Movie)
At the Movies: Hannibal/Saving Silverman/In the Mood for Love (2001) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown during a segment about Oscars websites.
The 73rd Annual Academy Awards (2001) (TV Special)
At the Movies: DVD Bells & Whistles (2001) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown.
2001 MTV Movie Awards (2001) (TV Special)
Wins for "Best Movie" and nominated for "Best Male Performance" for Russell Crowe, "Best Villain" for Joaquin Phoenix, Roman Army vs. Germanic Horde is nominated for "Best Action Sequence," Russell Crowe vs. Masked Opponent and Tiger is nominated for "Best Fight," and Joaquin Phoenix saying, "It Vexes Me, I Am Terribly Vexed" is nominated for "Best Line"
The 100 Greatest Films (2001) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Heroes & Villains (2003) (TV Special)
General Maximus Decimus Meridus is the #50 hero.
The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing (2004)
Clip included; editing analysed.
The Ultimate Film (2004) (TV Movie)
number 99
La noche de...: Training Day (2005) (TV Episode)
clips shown - goofs
Cinema Iran (2005) (TV Movie)
Clip and discuss by omid Djalili
The 100 Greatest War Films (2005) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Alternate Title Design: Nick Livesey (2005) (Video)
clips shown
Storyboard Demonstration: Sylvain Despretz (2005) (Video)
clips shown
VFX Explorations: Germania and Rome (2005) (Video)
clips shown
Weapons Primer: Simon Atherton (2005) (Video)
Clips, snippets of interviews and behind-the-scenes
Ben-Hur: The Epic That Changed Cinema (2005) (Video)
footage from this film is shown in this documentary
Interactive Film Quiz (2006) (Video Game)
Clip used
20 to 1: 50 to 01: Great Movie One Liners (2007) (TV Episode)
Some clips from this movie are shown in a segment on the line "At my signal, unleash hell."
The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Featured in Best Picture montage.
I Love the New Millennium: 2000 (2008) (TV Episode)
Shown on the 2000 episode
Cleanflix (2009)
clip shown
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Road/Ninja Assassin/Old Dogs (2009) (TV Episode)
"Movie Theology with Father Brett" segment
Faux Raccord: Gladiator (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Best Fights (2010) (TV Episode)
Taking #3 in the best fighting movies
Great Movie Mistakes (2010) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.30 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip is included in a montage of Russell Crowe films
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Robin Hood/Letters to Juliet/Just Wright (2010) (TV Episode)
Ellen's #1 Russel Crow line
Attack of the Clones Review (2010) (Video)
Plinkett compares the arena scene from Episode II to the one in this movie
Hollywood's Top Ten: Sweet Revenge (2010) (TV Episode)
Taking #1 as the top revenge movies
Hollywood's Top Ten: Best Actor Oscar Winners (2011) (TV Episode)
Russell Crowe gets an honorable mention, clips shown
Best in Film: The Greatest Movies of Our Time (2011) (TV Special)
Gladiator is the #5 Best Action Film.
Breakfast: Episode dated 12 July 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip shown from Hans Zimmer's early work.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Battle of the Warriors (2011) (TV Episode)
Taking #1 for top warrior movies
Hollywood's Top Ten: Movie Speeches (2011) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention, footage shown
Timeshift: Epic: A Cast of Thousands! (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips seen and discussed
WatchMojo: Top 10 Russell Crowe Performances (2013) (TV Episode)
Maximus Decimus Meridius is #1.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Battles (2013) (TV Episode)
The Battle in Germania is #8.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Sword and Sandal Movies (2013) (TV Episode)
Gladiator is #1.
Smashing UK Top 10: Top 10 British Films (2013) (TV Episode)
Sound of Cinema: The Music That Made the Movies: The Big Score (2013) (TV Episode)
clips shown and title/theme music discussed
WatchMojo: Top 10 Battle Speeches in Movies (2013) (TV Episode)
The battle speech in Gladiator is #2.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Revenge Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
Gladiator is #2.
1,001 Movies You Must See (Before You Die) (2014) (Short)
Clip is presented
The Oscars (2014) (TV Special)
Popular heroes presentation.
Spise med Price: Alle retter fører til Rom (2014) (TV Episode)
clip is shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies of the 2000s (2014) (TV Episode)
Gladiator is #7.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies Where the Protagonist Dies (2014) (TV Episode)
Gladiator is #1.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Actors Recreated with Special Effects (2014) (TV Episode)
Oliver Reed, who was recreated for Gladiator, is #4.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Sword Fights in Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
Maximus vs. Commodus is #5.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Unlikable Movie Characters (2014) (TV Episode)
Commodus is #1.
The Mask You Live In (2015)
Brief shot of Maximus is shown
Gogglebox: Episode #5.4 (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Villains of the 21st Century (2015) (TV Episode)
Commodus is #7.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Non-Horror Movie Masks (2015) (TV Episode)
Maximus' helmet is #5.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Cool Movie Character Names (2015) (TV Episode)
Aelius Maximus Decimus Meridius is #2.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Joaquin Phoenix Performances (2015) (TV Episode)
Commodus is #4.
Desmontando el HD (2015) (Short)
clip shown
History Buffs: Gladiator (2015) (TV Episode)
movie reviewed
Lost in Adaptation: A Series of Unfortunate Events (2015) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Handcuff Scenes in Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
Maximus' First Fight is #7.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Most Memorable Movies of 2000 (2015) (TV Episode)
Gladiator is #1.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Crazy Political Figures in Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
Commodus is #9.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Ridley Scott Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
Gladiator is #3.
Saturday Night Live: Russell Crowe/Margo Price (2016) (TV Episode)
Clip shown during Russel Crowe's monologue
WatchMojo: Top 10 Action Movie Killing Spree Scenes (2016) (TV Episode)
Are You Not Entertained?! is #10.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Reluctant Heroes in Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
Maximus Decimus Meridius gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Revenge Kills in Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
Maximus Kills Commodus is #10.
Lost in Adaptation: The Hunger Games (2016) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Lost in Adaptation: Catching Fire (2016) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Flat Earth & Revelation 10: Reach the Oxygen (2016) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Cheapshots (2016) (TV Episode)
Commodus' Final Insult is #4.
Honest Trailers: Gladiator (2016) (TV Episode)
Used in trailer
WatchMojo: Top 10 Manliest Men in Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
Maximus Decimus Meridius is #4.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Visual Effects You Thought Were Real (2016) (TV Episode)
Oliver Reed's Face Being Digitally Added Over a Double gets an honorable mention.
Score: A Film Music Documentary (2016)
Footage is shown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Heartbreaking Mentor Deaths in Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
The death of Antonius Proximo is #10.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies Where the Villain Kills the Hero (2017) (TV Episode)
Gladiator is #1.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Game-Changing Hollywood Movies (2017) (TV Episode)
Gladiator, which started the trend of sword epics, gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movies with TOO MANY Muscles (2017) (TV Episode)
Gladiator is #8.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Best Hans Zimmer Scores (2017) (TV Episode)
The score for Gladiator is #3.
History Buffs: Rome Season One (2017) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Honest Trailers: Blade Runner (2017) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Shocking Mistakes You Never Noticed in Blockbuster Movies (2017) (TV Episode)
Gas-Powered Chariot Race is #4.
The EE British Academy Film Awards (2018) (TV Special)
Clips shown during the montage of Ridley Scott's body of work
The Oscars (2018) (TV Special)
Seen in 90 Years of Oscars montage
History Buffs: The Untouchables (2018) (TV Episode)
clips shown
Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 5 April 2018 (2018) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
Hollywood in Vienna 2018: The World of Hans Zimmer (2018) (TV Special)
Clips shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Scores That Will Make You Cry (2019) (TV Episode)
The score for Gladiator is #3.
MsMojo: Top 10 Movie Endings That Will Make You Cry (2019) (TV Episode)
The ending of Gladiator is #8.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Douchebags (2019) (TV Episode)
Commodus is #3.
MsMojo: Top 10 Best Ugly Cries in Movies (2019) (TV Episode)
Russell Crowe's ugly cry in Gladiator gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Epic Movie Action Scenes (2000s) (2019) (TV Episode)
Maximus vs. Tigris gets an honorable mention.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Best Action Movie Endings of All Time (2019) (TV Episode)
Maximus' Death & Figurine Burial gets an honorable mention.

Spoofed in 

Gladiator Eroticvs: The Lesbian Warriors (2001) (Video)
Softcore porn spoof of the movie.
Wu Yen (2001)
Conker's Bad Fur Day (2001) (Video Game)
The coloseum scene is a spoof of Gladiator
Shrek (2001)
Shrek enter the Colosseum similar to how Maximus enters.
2001 MTV Movie Awards (2001) (TV Special)
Scary Movie 2 (2001)
Out Cold (2001)
The New Guy (2002)
The Master of Disguise (2002)
"Unleash hell!" and "Are you not entertained?!" while disguised as Maximus.
Private Gold 56: Gladiator 3 - Sexual Conquest (2002) (Video)
Porno parody.
The Private Gladiator (2002) (Video)
Porno parody.
The Fairly OddParents: Odd Jobs/Movie Magic (2003) (TV Episode)
Timmy tries to film a good re-enactment of this movie.
Space Nuts (2003) (Video)
heroes sent to an arena to battle with similar weapons as in Gladiator
Gladiatress (2004)
The film is in part a spoof of Gladiator.
Turma da Mônica em Cinegibi: O Filme (2004)
Is spoofed in the opening
A Beautiful Mind... of a Gladiator (2004) (Short)
scene with Maximus holding a sword thinking there are tigers around him
WrestleMania 21 (2005) (TV Special)
Part of the "WrestleMania Goes Hollywood" promotion
Family Guy: Sibling Rivalry (2006) (TV Episode)
Before the airbattle between Stewie's troop and Bertram's troops starts, Stewie says: "At my signal, unleash hell", just like Maximus does in the opening scene of this movie.
The Making of Gladiator (2006) (Short)
Animated comedy lampooning the behind the scenes antics of 'Gladiator'
For a Few Marbles More (2006) (Short)
The boy in black spoofs Gladiator (2000), when he gives his victory speech.
Robot Chicken: Moesha Poppins (2007) (TV Episode)
A gladiator totally kills with his new arena routine.
Awaken the Dead (2007)
The opening scene where Maximus is running his hand over the wheat feild is directly spoofed by a zombie running his hand over the weeds in AWAKEN THE DEAD, same shot same angle.
The Legend of Awesomest Maximus (2011)
the plot about Maximus being enslaved
Box Office 3D: Il film dei film (2011)
The segment "Gladiator 2" is a parody of the movie
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah: Adam Sandler (2011) (TV Episode)
Jon says "Are you not entertained?" in an exaggerated tone when referring to the Republican primary debate
How I Met Your Mother: Something Old (2013) (TV Episode)
Just before the battle at Laser Tag against his father in law, Barney rally his troops and deliver a speech that recall the "what we do in life echoes in eternity" from Gladiator.
Horrible Histories: Episode #5.11 (2013) (TV Episode)
In the Gladiator advert, the Gladiator uses Russell Crowe's movie quote.
Turbo (2013)
When Turbo is carried by beetles, the shot of his head against the moving ground is exactly like the one when Maximus was taken by a slave caravan.
Vampire Academy (2014)
Rose Hathaway shouts, "are you not entertained?" near the end of the film.
Robot Chicken: Stone Cold Steve Cold Stone (2014) (TV Episode)
Parody skit
Countdown: Episode #72.2 (2015) (TV Episode)
Jon's pitch for "Countdown: The Movie" spoofs Russell Crowe in Gladiator.
Rina Ellis Saves the World: A XXX 90's Parody (2017) (Video)
Maximus appears in the movie

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