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Cleopatra

Certificate PG
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Genre: Modern Classic, Feature, General Movie/Drama, Drama, Romance, Historical/Period, Adaptation, Classic Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz Release date: 12/07/2013
Runtime: 248 minutes Language: English Distributor: Metrodome Distribution
Cast:
Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Rex Harrison, Roddy McDowall, Pamela Brown, Hume Cronyn, Michael Hordern, Francesca Annis, Martin Landau, Cesare Danova, George Cole, Robert Stephens, Kenneth Haigh, Andrew Keir, Martin Benson, Herbert Berghof
Synopsis:
Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton star in this Academy Award-winning, epic retelling of the life and loves of the Egyptian queen. Desperate to hold onto her throne in the face of Roman expansion, Cleopatra (Taylor) employs all her charms in an attempt to secure an alliance with Julius Caesar (Rex Harrison). When Caesar is subsequently murdered, however, a vulnerable Cleopatra quickly turns her affections to popular Roman general Mark Antony (Burton). But although the relationship initially fares well, it's not long before the once proud general, now emasculated by the queen's charms, is reduced to a shadow of his former self that presages the doomed lovers' ultimate fate.
Contains mild violence, language, sex references and grisly scenes
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