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Gladiator fights have a long cultural and political history. Originally they were held on a smaller scale (than the Colosseum) and often for the purpose of honoring a deceased. Their popularity grew as the rich began to see how they could further their standing with the people. The gladiators themselves were often killed or severely injured, making it less ...


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I am not actually a historian nor have I read the biography of J. C. Daniel by Chelangott Gopalakrishnan. But as a regular movie goer and based on my research, what I can understand is that it is a movie which has got some facts wrapped up in fiction. It appears to be an attempt influenced by the movie Harishchandrachi Factory (which was Indias official ...


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Wikipeda has listed various inaccuracies as character names, relationships, historical costume, physical appearance and the timing of events. As creator Hirst noted, "Showtime commissioned me to write an entertainment, a soap opera, and not history ... And we wanted people to watch it." He added that some changes were made for production ...


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No, it was not. New York City gangs, like most other street gangs in the United States, are almost exclusively broken down along racial and ethnic lines. The Warriors themselves were a multicultural group, which, given the racism present in New York City in the 1970s is unlikely to have formed organically. Even in present day America, street crime ...



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