Tag: Julius Caesar (1953)

Ides of March: Antony Explains it All

I think it would have amused the Romans of Caesar’s generation if they could have learned that the assassination of Julius Caesar would eventually receive immortality through a play written more than 16 centuries after the event by a barbarian playwright in the Tin Islands that Caesar had briefly invaded.  It would have tickled their

Ides of March: Brutus

This was the noblest Roman of them all: All the conspirators, save only he,  Did that they did in envy of great Caesar; He, only in a general honest thought And common good to all, made one of them. Mark Antony referring to Brutus in Julius Caesar I think it would have amused the Romans of