Tracing the lives of several Roman emperors, this is an epic of ruthless ambition, shocking debauchery and murderous intrigue set in one of history's most fascinating eras. Bearing witness to the saga is Claudius, whose stutter and limp have marked him a fool - yet whom prophecies have foretold will one day rule Rome.

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All Time Top 3,000 Films by Allan Fish (RIp)

Preserving this list for posterity as it disappeared.

RIP Allan Fish, your film taste and writing lives on.

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Doubling the Canon (2016)

Iain Stott

Iain Stott 1,200 films 32 7 Edit

Doubling the Canon (as chosen by the Classic Film Board, the iCheckMovies Forum, and the Super Champion Film Zone) is…