• Anyone who admired the Gladiator costume that Russell Crowe wore in the epic film Gladiator may wish to organise a trip to Torquay.

    That's because the popular holiday resort's museum is to host an exhibition looking at suits of armour and military costumes over the years.

    Not only will there be knights in shining armour and Roman soldiers, but there will also be movie props, with Russell's outfit among the star attractions.

    Torquay Museum curator of collections Barry Chandler told the Devon View Post