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Spartacus (film)

1960. Trumbo, Dalton (screenplay). (based on "Spartacus")novels.htm#T185">Spartacus"). color. Directed by Stanley Kubrick.
1989. videocassette, 2 videocassettes (185 min.): sd., col.; 1/2 in. Original production: c1960.; directed by S. Kubrick. MCA Home Video. Universal City, CA.
1991. videocassette, MCA Home Video, (196 min.): sd., col. 1/2 in. VHS format. "81133" PG-13. Based on the book by Howard Fast. Videocassette release of the 1960 motion picture, winner of fourAcademy Awards. Presented uncut with footage from fully restored film. Closed captioned for the hearing impaired. Screenplay, Dalton Trumbo ; producer, Edward Lewis ; executive producer, Kirk Douglas; director, Stanley Kubrick ; music composed and conducted by Alex North. Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, Charles Laughton, Peter Ustinov, John Gavin, Tony Curtis. Epic tale of the boldgladiator slave Spartacus, the woman who believed in his cause, and the power-hungry Roman generalwho challenged his convictions. Set against the background of Imperial Rome at the height of its glory, Spartacus is an inspirational true account of the eternal struggle for freedom that combines history with spectacle Spartacus is an inspirational true account of the eternal to create a moving drama of love and commitment. Universal Pictures Company, Inc. & Bryna Productions, Inc. Universal City, CA.