The epic event of the year comes to DVD in the mini-series "Empire". Complete with unrated and extended scenes, "Empire" is presented for the first time as a seamless feature. The Roman Empire is plunged into chaos when Julius Caesar is assassinated and his power is passed on to his 18-year-old nephew Octavius. With his guardian, former gladiator Tyrannus, Octavius is forced into exile to escape those who wish to sever Caesar's bloodline permanently. Under Tyrannus' tutelage, Octavius prepares to face off against the treacherous Marc Antony and fulfill his destiny as the leader of Rome. "Empire" boasts "powerful acting," says the Wall Street Journal, with a hot young cast that includes James Frain (24), Colm Feore, Jonathan Cake, Santiago Cabrera, and Emily Blunt. Filmed entirely in scenic Italy, "Empire" tells the thrilling story of a hero's rise amidst the greed, intrigue, and lust of Ancient Rome.
DVD Special Features: "Rebuildng An Empire" - Making Of Featurette, "Empire: Before & After" - Creating the Look of Ancient Rome
Other Special Features: Subtitles: English
Audio Tracks: Dolby Digital 5.1