This reader is a comprehensive anthology of critical articles in the development of the study of films about ancient Rome. Including an accessible introduction and elucidating editorial comments throughout, it is an ideal resource for undergraduate students taking courses on Romans in film. The approach to the subject is both theoretical and historical, with the articles arranged chronologically, tracking 'Rome on film' from its origins up to the present day. Particular emphasis is given to receptions of Imperial Rome on Hollywood film.
Rome On Film