"Rome" - a joint project of the BBC and US broadcaster HBO. The multi reel of film takes the viewer into the middle of the I century BC - during the late Roman Republic. Proconsul and the Emperor of the Gallic legions of Gaius Julius Caesar returns to Rome after nearly nine years of war, completely suppressed the revolt Gauls. Outlawed, it enters into a confrontation with the Senate and the consul Gnaeus Pompey. The first season of the series "Rome" tells the story of this and subsequent events during the reign of Caesar until the tragic Ides of March 44th of the year. On the background of bloody wars, ruthless intrigue and power struggles, cover words about the revival of the Republic , tells about the difficult fate of ordinary people. Two veterans of the famous 13th Legion - Lucius Vorenus and Titus Pullo trying to return to normal civilian life, but dreams of peace and tranquility will not come true. Colorful, vivid scenes, according to the creators of the television series, different maximum historical authenticity. It is not only scrupulous adherence to detail in creating costumes and interiors. The authors managed to convey the spirit of the era, with its brutal manners, battle scenes, lots of sex. That is how the filmmakers imagine the last years of Julius Caesar. HBO, it's like a sort of BBC, that is to say, a sign of quality. If they take to something, then taken thoroughly and powerfully. And gave us one of the best ever made series.