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Cleopatra (2001, original release: 1963)


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Published: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., [2001] ©2001
Series: Five star collection.
Description:  3 videodiscs (248 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Language:  English

Widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.35:1)

Originally produced as a motion picture in 1963

"Based upon histories by Plutarch, Suetonius, Appian, other ancient sources and The life and times of Cleopatra by C.M. Franzero."

Special features include: Behind-the-scenes documentary Cleopatra : the film that changed Hollywood ; 1963 featurette The fourth star of Cleopatra ; archival footage from New York and Hollywood premiere ; commentary by Chris Mankiewicz, Tom Mankiewicz, Martin Landau and Jack Brodsky ; extensive still gallery with behind-the-scenes photos, costume sketches, concept art and more

Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Rex Harrison, Pamela Brown, George Cole, Hume Cronyn, Cesare Danova, Kenneth Haigh, Andrew Keir, Martin Landau, Roddy McDowall, Robert Stephens

Story of the life of Cleopatra, queen of ancient Egypt from her ascension to the throne through her struggle for power and her loves and entanglements with Julius Caesar and Marc Anthony

MPAA rating: G


English or French language with subtitles available in English and Spanish

Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired

Disc 1. Part 1 of feature -- disc 2. Part 2 of feature -- disc 3. Bonus features

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Antonius, Marcus, -- 83 B.C.?-30 B.C. -- Drama.
Caesar, Julius -- Drama.
Queens -- Drama. -- Egypt
Egypt -- Drama. -- History -- 332-30 B.C.
Historical films.
Biographical films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Drama films

Additional Credits:
Mankiewicz, Joseph L.
Wanger, Walter, 1894-1968.
MacDougall, Ranald.
Buchman, Sidney, 1902-1975.
Taylor, Elizabeth, 1932-2011.
Burton, Richard, 1925-1984.
Harrison, Rex.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.

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