Subject: I have found a DVD that I think you would enjoy
|Nero's Golden House|
Director: Phil Grabsky
Genres: Educational, Documentary
It was once the grandest, most ostentatious building on earth. It was built by the most infamous emperor in history to satiate his many and various lusts. It was a building that played host to violence, sexual perversion a... more »
Not scholarly enough
Jansen Standt | 01/25/2010
(3 out of 5 stars)
"This DVD fulfills a need for a documentary on the subject. Commentaries by foremost scholars were most welcome, however the scenes showing life in a modern context were, I feel inappropriate for a documentary on the ancient world.
There should have been more coverage of the ancient artworks relevant to the period, and more detailed aspects of Nero's principate."