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Screen legends Kirk Douglas, Tony Curtis and Laurence Olivier highlight an all-star cast in this Academy Award®-winning epic about a gladiator whose love for a beautiful slave inspires him to lead a violent rebellion against the decadent Roman Empire. Featuring plenty of muscle and might, this adaptation of Howard Fast's stirring novel won four Academy Awards®, including a Best Supporting Acting Oscar® for Peter Ustinov. Co-starring Oscar®-nominee Jean Simmons. Directed by Oscar®-nominee Stanley Kubrick.
© 1960 Universal Studios. & Bryna Productions Inc. Renewed 1988 Universal Studios. All Rights Reserved.
Rotten Tomatoes® Score
Critics Consensus: Featuring terrific performances and epic action, Kubrick's restored swords-and-sandals epic is a true classic.
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Common Sense Media
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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The parents’ guide to what’s in this movie.
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- Genre:Drama, Action
- Release Date:October 6, 1960
- Audio Format:5.1
- Screen Pass Eligible:Yes
If purchased in:4K
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