'But there's all the raunchy stuff, the blatant, modern-day porn Bob introduced into the film.That to me was an absolutely outrageous betrayal and quite unprecedented.' Although the film is available in this country on DVD, it is a heavily sanitised version and almost an hour shorter than the uncut Imperia edition.
Since NBC had ordered a full season, several shows were never aired during its broadcast run.
The show originally premiered on ABC for the 1995-96 season.
Despite receiving decent ratings, ABC cancelled it.
S., officials here banned the film because of its gratuitous content.
Vidal later asked for his name to be removed from the movie's credits, while actor Malcolm Mc Dowell, who played Caligula, said: 'I'm proud of the work I did, there's no question about that.
For an entire generation, constant exposure to clinical sexual footage has ripped the soul out of erotic love. God knows Channel Four has broadcast some trash over the years, but this was a new low, degrading everyone involved while exposing how cynical Britain's lovelife has become.