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RomeThe gritty, decadent world that HBO built spills more blood in its final season, the post-Caesar chapter that pits Mark Antony (James Purefoy) against...RomeDrama08/28/2005The gritty, decadent world that HBO built spills more blood in its final season, the post-Caesar chapter that pits Mark Antony (James Purefoy) against...2007-08-13Kevin McKiddJames PurefoyRay Stevenson
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Rome

Genre: Drama; Lead Performer: Ciaran Hinds, Lindsay Duncan, Polly Walker; Performers: Kevin McKidd, James Purefoy, Ray Stevenson; Run Dates: 08/28/2005; Status: In Season

The gritty, decadent world that HBO built spills more blood in its final season, the post-Caesar chapter that pits Mark Antony (James Purefoy) against Octavian (Simon Woods). Sweeping battlefield showdowns offer high drama, but the soap-operatic subplots — orchestrated by the cunning, stunning, emerald-eyed Atia (Polly Walker) — are where the real action is. EXTRAS Five sharp commentaries and four featurettes are a must-watch. And ”All Roads Lead to Rome” — a fact-filled, Pop-Up Video-style option — will have you speaking Latin in no time. A

Originally posted August 13 2007 — 12:00 AM EDT

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