General Maximus Decimus Meridius started war. As a result , he won the war. But the problem that who should succeed to status emperor broke out.
The emperor forced Commodus to make Muximus be a next emperor.But Commodus killed his father emperor Aurelius because he couldn't understand that his father didn't choose him as a next emperor. Maximus lost his conciousbecause of shocking.
Maximus wake up but he was caught as a slaves.Oneday, he had a battle. He succeeded in surviving the battle.He found tolent as a blade fighter .Afterward, he got freedom. Such fighters were called Gladiator.
Maximus started seeking his own power and he continued fighting. However, Commodus thought that he had been dead. Commodus was surprised and thought Maximus was obstacle. Commodus stared at Maximus .
Commodus honor’s declined because his fault was exposed by Maximus. But Commodus excused to citizen. Commodus wanted to excute Maximus,but he could not do it. He didn't want to lose his social status.
Suddenly, the great thunder fell down and attacked Commodus. Fortunately, Maximus was safe and had no pain. Maximus saw the shadow of ex-emperor. Maximus changed most of all rules and did away with slaves. The area became safe.