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The Fall of the Roman Empire
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The Fall of the Roman Empire 1964


From Amazon: The second and last of Anthony Mann's historical epics is a smart, handsome spectacle of the decadence, corruption, and intrigue that tears apart the greatest empire the world has seen. The sprawling story spreads itself thin over a number of characters and stories. At the center are handsome but stiff Stephen Boyd as Livius, the loyal soldier and symbolic son of the aging emperor (Alec Guinness), and Christopher Plummer as Commodus, the corrupt heir to the throne--boyhood friends turned enemies when the latter accedes to the throne and sells out the values of his father for greed and hedonistic pleasures. The three-hour running time is...

Directed By:
Anthony MannAnthony Mann
Written By:
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Starring:
Sophia LorenSophia Loren
No image existsAlec Guinness
No image existsJames Mason
No image existsStephen Boyd
Christopher PlummerChristopher Plummer
No image existsJohn Ireland
No image existsAnthony Quayle
No image existsEric Porter
No image existsMel Ferrer
No image existsOmar Sharif

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The Fall of the Roman Empire Movie Review by BillyBob (3/27/2014)

In my opinion, if what went on in this epic, $19 million production was really supposed to be the way that the Romans actually carried on, then it's certainly no wonder to me why their precious, little empire fell.

With all of the horrendously treacherous back-stabbing, betrayal and hypocrisy that prevailed, I'm actually...

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The Fall of the Roman Empire Movie Review by Derringer (1/2/2011)

Released in 1964 (one short year after CLEOPATRA) - This handsomely mounted, 3 hour Historical-Epic features some really fine acting from the likes of STEPHEN BOYD, SOPHIA LOREN and ALEC GUINNESS.

Masterfully directed by ANTHONY MANN - THE FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE is an intelligently-scripted spectacle of decadance and...

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