Spartacus /

A dramatized account of the slave uprising led by laborer-turned-gladiator Spartacus, against the combined forces of the late Roman Republic. After escaping from a gladiator training ground, Spartacus convinces his fellow escapees to join him in an attempt to free all Roman slaves, and becomes the h...

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Other Authors: Trumbo, Dalton, 1905-1976, (Screenwriter)
Douglas, Kirk, 1916-

Olivier, Laurence, 1907-1989,

Simmons, Jean, 1929-2010,

Laughton, Charles, 1899-1962,

Ustinov, Peter,

Gavin, John, 1931-2018,

Curtis, Tony, 1925-2010,

Fast, Howard, 1914-2003.
Description of Work:Motion pictures
Format: Movie DVD
Published:[Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2001]
Series:Criterion collection ; 105.
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Table of Contents:
  • Disc 1: 1991 fully restored version ; audio commentaries by Kirk Douglas, Peter Ustinov, Howard Fast, Edward Lewis, Robert A. Harris, Saul Bass ; scene analysis by Dalton Trumbo ; additional Alex North score compositions ; restoration demonstration
  • Disc 2: Rare deleted scenes ; vintage newsreel footage ; 1960 promotional interviews with Jean Simmons, Peter Ustinov ; 1992 video interview with Peter Ustinov ; behind-the-scenes "gladiatorial school" footage ; the 1960 documentary The Hollywood ten, plus archival documents about the blacklist ; original storyboards by Saul Bass ; production stills ; sketches by director Stanley Kubrick ; original theatrical trailer.