Lovecraft wrote horror fiction but never achieved fame in his lifetime. He was a short-story writer, essayist, poet and novelist. He is considered the most important and influential century writer in his genre of science and horror fiction.
Directed by Ridley Scott. With Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Oliver Reed. When a Roman general is betrayed and his family murdered by an emperor's corrupt son, he comes to Rome as a gladiator to seek revenge.