“The Fall of the Roman Empire” quotes

Movie The Fall of the Roman Empire
Title The Fall of the Roman Empire
Year 1964
Director Anthony Mann
Genre Drama, History, War
Plot – In 180 A.D. during a war against the Barbarians in Germany, the old Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius gets poisoned by his son Commodus, who becomes the new emperor. Meanwhile, the Barbarian tribes continue to attack the borders of the Roman Empire. Soon, Commodus will have to explain to his sister Lucilla and her lover Livius the reasons behind his violent conduct. After a final confrontation, Commodus will die leaving the Empire to a grim fate, since neither Lucilla nor Livius will become emperor after him.
All actors – Sophia Loren, Stephen Boyd, Alec Guinness, James Mason, Christopher Plummer, Anthony Quayle, John Ireland, Omar Sharif, Mel Ferrer, Eric Porter, Finlay Currie, Andrew Keir, Douglas Wilmer, George Murcell, Norman Wooland, Michael Gwynn, Virgilio Teixeira, Peter Damon, Rafael Calvo, Lena von Martens, Roland Carey, Margaret Fuller, Gabriella Licudi, Jeffrey O'Kelly, Robert Rietty, Guy Rolfe, Friedrich von Ledebur
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