Alexander the Great
Movie was released on 1956-03-28, the IMDB rating is 5,8 (upd: 09-19-2020) and lasts 136 min. Directed by Robert Rossen.Overview
He was a fierce military commander who led huge armies into battle without a single defeat; a magnificent warrior who many believed was part god – this was Alexander the Great (Richard Burton), the legendary Greek hero hailed by his countrymen as ”The King of Kings”. Born in 356 B.C. into a turbulent world of political unrest, educated by Aristotle (Barry Jones) and chosen to lead his people in the grand tradition of his powerful father (Fredric March), this glamorous world conqueror rose above all conflict to unite the continents of Europe and Asia to become one of the most celebrated rulers of all time! Written, produced and directed by Oscar – winner Robert Rossen and featuring the extraordinary Claire Bloom and a remarkable cast of thousands, this stunning portrait of one of history’s most fascinating figures is colossal entertainment and an amazing spectacle.
Director: Robert Rossen
Actors: Barry Jones, Carlos Acevedo, Carlos Baena, Carmen Carulla, Christopher Lee, Claire Bloom, Danielle Darrieux, Ellen Rossen, Fredric March, Friedrich von Ledebur, Gustavo Rojo, Harry Andrews, Helmut Dantine, Jesús Luque, José Marco, José Nieto, Julio Peña, Larry Taylor, Marisa de Leza, Michael Hordern, Niall MacGinnis, Peter Cushing, Peter Wyngarde, Ramsay Ames, Ricardo Valle, Richard Burton, Rubén Rojo, Stanley Baker, Teresa del Río, Virgílio Teixeira, William Squire