There have already been a number of reactions to Gladiator 2, which is expected to see the light of day in 2024, and fans of this movie are eagerly awaiting the sequel. As a result of its popularity, Gladiator from 1999 will always be remembered as one of the most talked about movies of all time.
Russell Crowe's performance, who is also the main character in the first part of the film, made a huge impression on all fans. Fans of this film wondered if Crowe would have a role in the sequel, however, Russell confirmed that he would not be a part of it.
In an interview with Collider, this famous actor emphasized that he feels 'jealousy' "The only thing that I really feel about it is slightly jealous, you know?" he told Collider, as quoted by ew.com "Because I was a much younger man, obviously, and it was a huge experience in my life.
It's something that changed my life, really. It changed the way people regarded me and what I do for a living."
Russel Crowe talks about 'Gladiator'
In spite of the fact that it has been more than 24 years since Gladiator was released, people around the world still watch the movie of the same name with the same joy and for some, it also brings back fond memories.
There is no doubt that Gladiator still has enormous popularity, and that millions of people around the world continue to watch it all around the world. "I've been very lucky to be involved in lots of big movies, but the legs on that film are incredible.
Here it is, it's 2023, and we made that film in 1999. I guarantee you, somewhere around the world tonight, Gladiator is going to be showing on primetime TV. You don't always get that kind of longevity with every film you do, so, it obviously holds a special place in my heart."