S: Archetypes and Heroic Cycle Project
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FC: Gladiator By Jordan Zaeske
1: Maximus the once loved general and leader of the Germanic campaign to destroy the barbarians Is loved by the emperor Marcus Aurelius before his death choses Maximus over his own son to rule Rome. Commodus learns of this and kills his father and sentences Maximus to hang. Maximus escapes and on his way home is taken as a slave and become a Gladiator.
2: Archetypal Characters | Hero Maximus | The once great general Becomes a Gladiator and his name grows too towering heights. as people learn and see his great ability to kill he travels to Rome in search for his family's killer. When in Rome everyone loves to see him fight.
3: Mentor Proximo | Proximo is the slave trader that buys Maximus to be one of his gladiators. While with Maximus he teaches him to let go and just do what he is best at KILLING! Proximo also is the one who takes Maximus to Rome.
4: The Threshold Guardian Tigris | Tigris was one of the best Gladiators of the time who had never been defeated. The emperor Commodus Brings him back from retirement to kill Maximus in the arena. Tigris is one of the best Maximus fights.Maximus Spares his life when the emperor orders Maximus to kill him.
5: Shadow Commodus | Commodus it the shadow of the movie gladiator. At the beginning he killed his father because his father love Maximus more than him then went on to sentence Maximus to death along with his family. When Commodus find out that Maximus lives he is furious and tries to find anyway possible to kill him but fails.
6: Trickster Lucilla | Lucilla was the trickster in the movie because at first the hero doesn't know weather he should trust her. Later she proves her loyalty when she offers to help set Maximus free. She is Commodus only sister and her son is the hair to the throne should Commodus die.
7: Story line | Maximus was a great general in the Germanic wars that lead Rome to many victories. When the emperor of Rome Marcus Aurelius asks Maximus if he would be the emperor after he dies. Commodus learns of this and has Maximus and his family sentenced to death. At his arrival home he is to late and could not save his wife and son. When passes out and is taken by slave traders to be sold as gladiators.