Barbarians Rising season 1
Air weekdate:Monday Cast:Emil Hostina, Ben Batt, Nicholas Pinnock, Kirsty Mitchell, Richard Brake, Gavin Drea, Steven Waddington, Tom Hopper, Jefferson Hall Genre:Documentary, Drama, Mini-Series Channel:History Status:Ended
Actions documentary series takes place during the heyday of the great Roman Empire is a powerful military machine which is gradually taking over nearby territory gradually expanding its borders. Thousands of Roman legions unceremoniously invaded the lands of neighboring states and tribes brutally killing defenders and forcing the rulers to obey unquestioningly unshakable will of Rome after which the population of the losing side were imposed huge taxes which went disproportionately to the growing needs of the dictator state. But the question in the series goes on Rome but of those brave souls who in the era of total domination of the mighty superpower found the courage and strength to boldly challenge her. The Rise and Fall of the Roman Empire will be shown through the eyes of those who are able to prove to the rest of their bright example that with the help of skilled and tactical actions of a relatively small number of fearless warriors you can even win the invincible Roman legions. Through such a brave military leader and a born leader Hannibal, Viriato, Spartak, Arminius, Boudika, Fritigern, Alaric, Attila and Geysers feasible contribution to the collapse of the mighty and invincible power still made their adjustments.
Barbarians Rising season 1 episodes list:
An epic 700-year battle for freedom begins as the barbarians rise against Rome; Hannibal builds a rebel alliance and conquers the Alps; the shepherd Viriathus unleashes a wave of resistance to save his people from destruction.
Rome brings its enemies inside its borders as the age of Empire begins; Spartacus leads a slave uprising that threatens Rome on its own turf; Arminius, Germania's native son raised as a Roman, must choose a side in the fight for freedom.
Arminius unites the tribes and engineers an ambush attack to drive Rome out of Germania; Boudica unleashes bloody vengeance on the Empire; Rome's betrayal of the Goths ends in an apocalyptic clash.
Led by Alaric, the Goths sack Rome; Attila the Hun seizes power in the midst of chaos and destruction, while the barbarians move in for the kill; Geiseric, king of the Vandals, masterminds the end of Rome; the Roman Empire falls.