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Spartacus (1960)
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Call no.:
DVD 017 369
Title:
Spartacus
Originally produced:
1960
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Spartacus is the bold gladiator slave who leads a massive slave revolt against Imperial Rome in this account of man's eternal struggle for freedom.
Credits:
Universal International ; Bryna Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by Dalton Trumbo ; produced by Edward Lewis ; directed by Stanley Kubrick.
Edition:
Super Technirama; reconstructed and restored
Publication:
[Irvington, NY?] : Criterion Collection, [2001].
Languages:
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Details:
2 DVDs (196 min.) : sound, color
Studio(s):
Bryna Productions, Inc
Director(s):
Kubrick, Stanley
Screenwriter(s):
Trumbo, Dalton
Producer(s):
Lewis, Edward
Cast:
Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, Charles Laughton, Peter Ustinov, John Gavin, Tony Curtis.
Production:
Director of photography, Russell Metty ; historical and technical advisor, Vittorio Nino Novarese ; editor, Robert Lawrence ; music, Alex North ; restored by Robert A. Harris and James C. Katz.
Notes:
Widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.2:1).
Originally produced as motion picture in 1960.
Based on the novel by Howard Fast.
Subjects:
Spartacus, d. 71 B.C. Drama.
Fast, Howard, 1914-2003 Film adaptations.
Slave insurrections Rome Drama.
Rome History Servile Wars, 135-71 B.C. Drama.
Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Year: 1960s
Spoken language: English
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: Spartacus
Director: Kubrick, Stanley
Actor: Curtis, Tony
Actor: Douglas, Kirk
Actor: Gavin, John
Actor: Laughton, Charles
Musical score composer: North, Alex
Production studio: Bryna Productions, Inc
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action