Spartacus | Full Movie

Spartacus
  • PG-13
  • 3h 16m
  • 1960
Certified Fresh96%
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Director Stanley Kubrick tells the tale of Spartacus (Kirk Douglas), the bold gladiator slave and Varinia (Jean Simmons), the woman who believed in his cause. Challenged by the power-hungry General Crassus (Laurence Olivier), Spartacus is forced to face his convictions and the power of Imperial Rome at its glorious height. The inspirational true account of man's eternal struggle for freedom, Spartacus combines history with spectacle to create a moving drama of love and commitment.

Rotten Tomatoes® Score

TOMATOMETER®
Certified Fresh96%
Critics Consensus: Featuring terrific performances and epic action, Kubrick's restored swords-and-sandals epic is a true classic.
Reviews
Entertainment Weekly
Fresh

June 21, 2017
Time Out
Derek Adams
Fresh

Asurprisingly apt companion piece to Paths of Glory in its consideration of the mechanisms of powe...

June 21, 2017
New York Times
Bosley Crowther
Rotten

It is a spotty, uneven drama.

June 17, 2017
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Common Sense Media

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Common Sense Says
Thrilling epic is too intense for the youngest.

What Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that this movie has intense battles, crucifixions, and an off-screen suicide. There's implied nudity and implied homosexuality. Slave women are given to men as rewards.

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Additional Info

  • Genre:Drama, Action, Classics, Sword & Sandal
  • Release Date:October 7, 1960
  • Highest Available for Purchase:HD

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