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The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964)

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188 min | Drama, History, War

The death of Marcus Aurelius leads to a succession crisis, in which the deceased emperor's son, Commodus, demonstrates that he is unwilling to let anything undermine his claim to the Roman Empire.
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Ben Barzman (screenplay) | Basilio Franchina (screenplay) | Philip Yordan (screenplay)
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Mar 26, 1964 (United States)

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28 cast members
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Sophia Loren
Lucilla Lucilla   See fewer
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Stephen Boyd
Livius Livius   See fewer
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Alec Guinness
Marcus Aurelius Marcus Aurelius   See fewer
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James Mason
Timonides Timonides   See fewer
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Christopher Plummer
Commodus Commodus   See fewer
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Anthony Quayle
Verulus Verulus   See fewer
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John Ireland
Ballomar Ballomar   See fewer
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Omar Sharif
Sohamus Sohamus   See fewer
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Mel Ferrer
Cleander Cleander   See fewer
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Eric Porter
Julianus Julianus   See fewer
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Finlay Currie
Senator Senator   See fewer
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Andrew Keir
Polybius Polybius   See fewer
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George Murcell
Victorinus Victorinus   See fewer
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Norman Wooland
Virgilianus Virgilianus   See fewer
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Michael Gwynn
Cornelius Cornelius   See fewer
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Virgilio Teixeira
Marcellus (as Virgilio Texera) Marcellus (as Virgilio Texera)   See fewer
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Peter Damon
Claudius Claudius   See fewer
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Rafael Calvo
Lentulus Lentulus   See fewer
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Lena von Martens
Helva (as Lena Von Martens) Helva (as Lena Von Martens)   See fewer
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Roland Carey
Barbarian (uncredited) Barbarian (uncredited)   See fewer
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Margaret Fuller
Part of Court (uncredited) Part of Court (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gabriella Licudi
Tauna (uncredited) Tauna (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jeffrey O'Kelly
Brother of Livius (uncredited) Brother of Livius (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Rietty
Opening Narrator (voice) (uncredited) Opening Narrator (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Guy Rolfe
Marius (uncredited) Marius (uncredited)   See fewer
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Friedrich von Ledebur
Barbarian (uncredited) Barbarian (uncredited)   See fewer
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Patricia Wright
Roman citizen, Slave woman (uncredited) Roman citizen, Slave woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.7 / 10 | 7,637 votes