History Of The World: Part I

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1.
One Million B.C. (1940)
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Tale of Prehistoric survival and love between a male and a female belonging to opposing tribes that happened to be at slightly different stages of evolution. (80 mins.)
 
2.
Prehistoric Women (1950)
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Tigri (Laurette Luez, working her way up to Bomba and Bowery Boys films) and her stone-age girl friends hate all men... (74 mins.)
 
3.
One Million Years B.C. (1966)
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In this remake of the 1940 film with a similar title, Prehistoric man Tumak is banished from his savage tribe and meets pretty Loana who belongs to a gentler coastal tribe but he must fight caveman Payto to win her favors. (100 mins.)
Director: Don Chaffey
 
4.
Prehistoric Women (1967)
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Jungle guide David Marchand is kidnapped by a tribe of natives who want to sacrifice him to their white rhino god... (95 mins.)
 
5.
When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth (1970)
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Set in the ancient past when humans and dinosaurs lived together, a small tribe is struggling to survive... (100 mins.)
Director: Val Guest
 
6.
Creatures the World Forgot (1971)
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In prehistoric times two brothers (a more or less good one and a more or less bad one) fight each other for the leadership of their tribe. (92 mins.)
Director: Don Chaffey
 
7.
When Women Had Tails (1970)
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A bunch of 7 orphan cavemen grow up on a little island all by themselves. After a fire burns all vegetation they set out to find a new place to live... (105 mins.)
 
8.
Caveman (1981)
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A cave-man seeks revenge on a much larger competitor for the hand of a beautiful cave-woman. (91 mins.)
Director: Carl Gottlieb
 
9.
Quest for Fire (1981)
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This story takes place in prehistoric time when three prehistoric tribesmen search for a new fire source. (100 mins.)
 
10.
The Clan of the Cave Bear (1986)
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A young Cro-Magnon woman is raised by Neanderthals. (98 mins.)
Director: Michael Chapman
 
11.
10,000 BC (2008)
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A prehistoric epic that follows a young mammoth hunter's journey through uncharted territory to secure the future of his tribe. (109 mins.)
Director: Roland Emmerich
 
12.
The Pharaohs' Woman (1960)
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A beautiful girl and a young physician fall in love in the midst of a family, and power struggle between rival princes of Upper and Lower Egypt... (87 mins.)
“ 3100 BC - 31st century BC, shortly after the unification of Upper and Lower Egypt ” - jasonforno
 
13.
Land of the Pharaohs (1955)
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A captured architect designs an ingenious plan to ensure the impregnability of tomb of a self-absorbed Pharaoh, obsessed with the security of his next life. (106 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
“ 2589-2566 BC - Reign of Pharaoh Khufu ” - jasonforno
 
14.
Sudan (1945)
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Young, lovely Naila becomes queen of the ancient Egyptian kingdom of Khemis when her father is killed in a slave revolt... (76 mins.)
Director: John Rawlins
“ 2558-2532 BC - Reign of the pharaoh Khafra ” - jasonforno
 
15.
The Scorpion King: Rise of a Warrior (2008 Video)
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In Ancient Akkad, Mathayus grows up as the proud son of Ashur, a captain in the world-renowned military corps of Black Scorpions... (109 mins.)
Director: Russell Mulcahy
“ 2270-2215 BC - Reign of Sargon of Akkad ” - jasonforno
 
16.
The Egyptian (1954)
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In eighteenth-dynasty Egypt, Sinuhe, a poor orphan, becomes a brilliant physician and with his friend... (139 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
“ 2000 BC - Set in the aftermath of the death of Pharaoh Amenemhat I, founder of the 12th dynasty of Egypt ” - jasonforno
 
17.
Joseph (1995 TV Movie)
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The Biblical story of Joseph, who was sold to slavery by his brothers who were jealous of his prophetic... (185 mins.)
Director: Roger Young
“ 1544 BC - Reign of Ahmose I ” - jasonforno
 
18.
The Ten Commandments (1956)
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The Egyptian Prince, Moses, learns of his true heritage as a Hebrew and his divine mission as the deliverer of his people. (220 mins.)
“ ca. 15th-13th c. BC - Egypt, during the reign of an unnamed Pharoah, based on the story of the Exodus ” - jasonforno
 
19.
Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014)
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The defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 600,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues. (150 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
 
20.
Minotaur, the Wild Beast of Crete (1960)
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King Minos sacrifices the 'required' virgins to the Minotaur. As his wife lies dieing, she confesses... (105 mins.)
Director: Silvio Amadio
“ 1500 BC - Legendary exploits of Theseus on Minoan Crete ” - jasonforno
 
21.
Minotaur (2006)
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Long ago in the Iron Age a shadow loomed over a lonely village. For generations the village youths are... (93 mins.)
“ 1500 BC - Legendary exploits of Theseus on Minoan Crete ” - jasonforno
 
22.
Nefertite, regina del Nilo (1961)
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A sword and sandal epic. (106 mins.)
“ ca. 1370-1330 BC Egypt; loosely based on Nefertiti ” - jasonforno
 
23.
Clash of the Titans (1981)
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A film adaption of the myth of Perseus and his quest to battle both Medusa and the Kraken monster to save the Princess Andromeda. (118 mins.)
Director: Desmond Davis
“ ca. 1300? BC - based on the Greek legends of Perseus. ” - jasonforno
 
24.
Clash of the Titans (2010)
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Perseus demigod, son of Zeus, battles the minions of the underworld to stop them from conquering heaven and earth. (106 mins.)
Director: Louis Leterrier
“ ca. 1300? BC - based on the Greek legends of Perseus. ” - jasonforno
 
25.
Wrath of the Titans (2012)
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Perseus braves the treacherous underworld to rescue his father, Zeus, captured by his son, Ares, and brother Hades who unleash the ancient Titans upon the world. (99 mins.)
“ ca. 1300? BC - based on the Greek legends of Perseus. ” - jasonforno
 
26.
Immortals (2011)
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Theseus is a mortal man chosen by Zeus to lead the fight against the ruthless King Hyperion, who is on a rampage across Greece to obtain a weapon that can destroy humanity. (110 mins.)
“ ca. 1300? BC - based on the Greek legends of Theseus. ” - jasonforno
 
27.
Hercules (1958)
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The muscular Hercules performs his Labors, sails with the Argonauts, and romances the fair Iole. (104 mins.)
“ ca. 2000? BC - based on the Greek legends of Cadmus and the Titans. ” - jasonforno
 
28.
Hercules (2005 Mini-Series)
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A chronicle of the life of the Greek hero who after killing his three sons must perform five labors to repent. (240 mins.)
“ mid-13th century BC ” - jasonforno
 
29.
Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
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The legendary Greek hero leads a team of intrepid adventurers in a perilous quest for the legendary Golden Fleece. (104 mins.)
Director: Don Chaffey
“ mid-13th century BC - the late Bronze Age voyage from Greece to Colchis and back ” - jasonforno
 
30.
Jason and the Argonauts (2000 Mini-Series)
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One of the most legendary adventures in all mythology is brought to life in Jason and the Argonauts... (180 mins.)
Director: Nick Willing
“ mid-13th century BC - the late Bronze Age voyage from Greece to Colchis and back ” - jasonforno
 
31.
Medea (1969)
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To win the kingdom his uncle took from his father, Jason must steal the golden fleece from the land of barbarians... (110 mins.)
“ mid-13th century BC - the immediate aftermath of the voyage of Argo ” - jasonforno
 
32.
Iphigenia (1977)
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To appease offended gods before going to war, a commander must sacrifice his favorite daughter to them but does so under the pretext of marrying her off. (127 mins.)
“ ca. 1200 BC - Greece immediately before the soldiers set sail to attack Troy ” - jasonforno
 
33.
Helen of Troy (2003 Mini-Series)
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The abduction of beautiful Helen, wife of Spartan King Menelaus, by Paris of Troy triggers a long war. (175 mins.)
“ ca. 1200 BC - western Anatolia during the Trojan War ” - jasonforno
 
34.
Troy (2004)
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An adaptation of Homer's great epic, the film follows the assault on Troy by the united Greek forces and chronicles the fates of the men involved. (163 mins.)
“ ca. 1200 BC - western Anatolia during the Trojan War ” - jasonforno
 
35.
Fury of Achilles (1962)
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In the tenth year of the Trojan War, tensions between Achilles and Agamemnon divide the Greek camp while giving hope to the Trojans. (118 mins.)
Director: Marino Girolami
“ ca. 1200 BC - western Anatolia in the 9th year of the Trojan War ” - jasonforno
 
36.
The Trojan Horse (1961)
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A retelling of the events leading to the use of the Trojan Horse, to bring down the great city of Troy. (105 mins.)
Director: Giorgio Ferroni
“ ca. 1200 BC - western Anatolia in the 10th and final year of the Trojan War ” - jasonforno
 
37.
The Trojan Women (1971)
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The women of Troy face enslavement after the fall of their city. (105 mins.)
“ ca. 1200 BC - the immediate aftermath of the Trojan War ” - jasonforno
 
38.
The Avenger (1962)
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Aeneas leads escapees from the Trojan war to new land in Italy, and must deal with new threats to his people. (105 mins.)
Director: Giorgio Rivalta
“ early 12th century BC - Aeneas struggles to establish a new home-land in Italy for his fellow survivors of the Trojan War ” - jasonforno
 
39.
Electra (1962)
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Living in exile after the death of their father, the grown children of a murdered and usurped king converge to exact eye-for-an-eye revenge. (110 mins.)
“ early 12th century BC - the daughter of the Greek king Agamemnon seeks revenge for her father's murder ” - jasonforno
 
40.
Ulysses (1954)
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A movie adaptation of Homer's second epic, that talks about Ulysses' efforts to return to his home after the end of ten years of war. (117 mins.)
Director: Mario Camerini
“ early 12th century BC - the ten year struggle of Odysseus to return home to Ithaca in Greece after the Trojan War ” - jasonforno
 
41.
The Odyssey (1997 TV Series)
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This lavish small-screen adaptation of Homer's ancient epic--replete with Maltese and Turkish locations... (176 mins.)
“ early 12th century BC ” - jasonforno
 
42.
Pharaoh (1966)
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Young Pharaoh Ramses XIII clashes with Egypt's clergy over influence on the affairs of the state and its coffers. (180 mins.)
“ 1069 BC - Egypt during the reign of a fictitious king "Ramses XIII" (there were only 11 by that name) ” - jasonforno
 
43.
King David (1985)
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This is a movie about the life of Israel's king David. (114 mins.)
Director: Bruce Beresford
“ ca. 1040-970 BC - Southern Levant ” - jasonforno
 
44.
Solomon and Sheba (1959)
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Shortly before his death in ancient Israel King David has a vision from God telling him that his younger son Solomon should succeed him as king... (139 mins.)
Director: King Vidor
“ 1011-931 BC - Southern Levant ” - jasonforno
 
45.
Sins of Jezebel (1953)
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The aging Ahab, king of Israel, comes under the influence of a young and beautiful but scheming pagan woman named Jezebel and... (74 mins.)
“ 874-853 BC - Southern Levant during the reign of king Ahab ” - jasonforno
 
46.
Slave Queen of Babylon (1963)
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Story of an ancient Assyrian queen that supposedly took place around 810 B.C. (101 mins.)
Director: Primo Zeglio
“ 810 BC - Assyria ” - jasonforno
 
47.
King Lear (1999)
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King Lear, old and tired, divides his kingdom among his daughters, giving great importance to their protestations of love for him... (190 mins.)
“ 800 BC - Celtic pre-Roman Britain ” - jasonforno
 
48.
Duel of the Titans (1961)
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Twin brothers revolt against tyranny in pre-Roman Italy and then come to a parting of the ways as they lead their people toward the founding of a new city. (108 mins.)
Director: Sergio Corbucci
“ 753 BC - based on the story of Romulus and Remus, and the founding of the city of Rome ” - jasonforno
 
49.
The Rape of the Sabine Women (1962)
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The Sabine tribe battles Romulus in the early days of Rome after Romans seize their women as unwilling brides. (82 mins.)
Director: Alberto Gout
“ ca. 750 BC - early Roman foundation myth ” - jasonforno
 
50.
Duel of Champions (1961)
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A duel takes place in order to put an end to the long and bloody war between the Romans and the Albans... (90 mins.)
“ ca. 650 BC - Roman legend of the Horatii ” - jasonforno
 
51.
War Gods of Babylon (1962)
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Noble, wise King Sardanapolo and his more soft and naive younger brother Prince Sammash get into a bitter... (88 mins.)
Director: Silvio Amadio
“ ca. 627 BC - Neo-Assyrian Empire; focusing largely on Sardanapalus (probably the Greek name for Ashurbanipal, but anachronistically including Zoroaster (11th-10th century BC) and Hammurabi (1792-1750 BC) ” - jasonforno
 
52.
The Queen of Babylon (1954)
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Beautiful goatherd helps Chaldean rebel fight evil king in ancient Babylon. (98 mins.)
“ 600 BC - Neo-Babylonian Empire ” - jasonforno
 
53.
L'eroe di Babilonia (1963)
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The rightful heir to the throne of Babylon leads a slave revolt against an evil ruler. (93 mins.)
Director: Siro Marcellini
“ 539 BC - Cyrus the Great conquer Babylonia ” - jasonforno
 
54.
Hero of Rome (1964)
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A story of justice and tyranny with the fate of Rome in the balance. (90 mins.)
Director: Giorgio Ferroni
“ 509 BC - combining the Roman legends of Gaius Mucius Scaevola and the expulsion of Tarquin, the last tyrant ” - jasonforno
 
55.
Coriolano eroe senza patria (1964)
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Coriolanus leads the plebians in a revolt against Roman oppression. (96 mins.)
Director: Giorgio Ferroni
“ 493 BC - Roman legend of Gaius Marcius Coriolanus ” - jasonforno
 
56.
The Giant of Marathon (1959)
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A Greek soldier leads the fight against an invading Persian army. (90 mins.)
“ 490 BC - Greece: Battle of Marathon ” - jasonforno
 
57.
300: Rise of an Empire (2014)
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Greek general Themistokles leads the charge against invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes and Artemisia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy. (102 mins.)
Director: Noam Murro
 
58.
The 300 Spartans (1962)
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A small army of Greeks spearheaded by 300 Spartans do battle with the whole invading Persian army. (114 mins.)
Director: Rudolph Maté
“ 480 BC - Greece: Battle of Thermopylae ” - jasonforno
 
59.
300 (2006)
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King Leonidas of Sparta and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C. (117 mins.)
Director: Zack Snyder
“ 480 BC - Greece: Battle of Thermopylae ” - jasonforno
 
60.
Esther and the King (1960)
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When a modern-day girl faces a big challenge in her life, her mother teaches her about the power of fasting by sharing the story of a heroine from the Bible. (109 mins.)
“ 465-424 BC - the biblical story of Esther ” - jasonforno
 
61.
One Night with the King (2006)
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The young Jewish girl, Hadassah, goes on to become the Biblical Esther, the Queen of Persia, who saves... (123 mins.)
“ 465-424 BC - the biblical story of Esther set in the Achaemenid Empire ” - jasonforno
 
62.
Damon and Pythias (1962)
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Pythias, a liberal Athenian who believes all men are brothers, is condemned to death by Dionysus, the tyrant of Syracuse... (101 mins.)
“ 400 BC - Syracuse, Sicily ” - jasonforno
 
63.
Brennus, Enemy of Rome (1963)
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This film features a colossal clash between a mass of invaders and the faithful Roman soldiers who must fight to defend the Roman Empire. (95 mins.)
“ 387 BC - the Gallic sack of Rome ” - jasonforno
 
64.
Alexander the Great (1956)
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The life and military conquests of Alexander III of Macedon (20/21 July 356 - 10/11 June 323 BC), commonly known as Alexander the Great. (141 mins.)
Director: Robert Rossen
“ 356-323 BC - Greece and Persia ” - jasonforno
 
65.
Alexander (2004)
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Alexander, the King of Macedonia and one of the greatest military leaders in the history of warfare, conquers much of the known world. (175 mins.)
Director: Oliver Stone
“ 356-323 BC - Greece and Persia ” - jasonforno
 
66.
The Colossus of Rhodes (1961)
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While on holiday in Rhodes, Athenian war hero Darios becomes involved in two different plots to overthrow the tyrannical king, one from Rhodian patriots and the other from sinister Phoenician agents. (127 mins.)
Director: Sergio Leone
“ 280 BC ” - jasonforno
 
67.
Ashoka the Great (2001)
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The Epic tale of King Asoka's life. (176 mins.)
Director: Santosh Sivan
“ 304-232 BC - Asoka the Great, the Maurya Emperor in South Asia ” - jasonforno
 
68.
The Barbarians (1960)
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Revak is an Iberian prince from Penda, a small island where the Carthagian fleet ransacked and enslaved the surviving native men... (84 mins.)
Director: Rudolph Maté
“ ca. 218 BC - Iberian Peninsula immediately before the Second Punic War ” - jasonforno
 
69.
L'assedio di Siracusa (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
The history of the Roman siege in GREEK city of Syracuse, which occurred during the Second Punic War between 214 and 212 B.C... (118 mins.)
“ 214-212 BC - the Roman Siege of Syracuse during the Second Punic War ” - jasonforno
 
70.
Cabiria (1914)
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Three centuries before Christus. Young Cabiria is kidnapped by some pirates during one eruption of the Etna... (148 mins.)
“ 218-202 BC - during the Second Punic War ” - jasonforno
 
71.
Hannibal (1959)
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During the Second Punic War in 218 BC, Carthaginian general Hannibal attacks the Roman Republic by crossing the Pyrenees and the Alps with his vast army. (100 mins.)
“ 218-202 BC - during the Second Punic War ” - jasonforno
 
72.
Scipione l'africano (1937)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Mussolini's government, in addition to making the railroads run on time (and other items not so good)... (117 mins.)
Director: Carmine Gallone
“ 202 BC - Battle of Zama which ended the Second Punic War ” - jasonforno
 
73.
The Centurion (1961)
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Protests break out in Corinth against Roman domination, injuring Caius Vinicius, a Roman centurion. He's rescued by Hebe... (77 mins.)
Director: Mario Costa
“ 146 BC - Battle of Corinth between Rome and the Achaean League ” - jasonforno
 
74.
Spartacus (1960)
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The slave Spartacus leads a violent revolt against the decadent Roman Republic. (197 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ 73-71 BC - the Third Servile War in Rome ” - jasonforno
 
75.
Spartacus (2004 TV Movie)
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After he is bought by the owner of a Roman gladiator school and trained as an gladiator A slave leads a rebellion of slaves and gladiators into revolt against Rome. (174 mins.)
Director: Robert Dornhelm
“ 73-71 BC - the Third Servile War in Rome ” - jasonforno
 
76.
Caesar (2002 TV Movie)
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Twenty year-old Julius Caeser flees Rome for his life during the reign of Sulla but through skill and ambition rises four decades later to become Rome's supreme dictator. (240 mins.)
Director: Uli Edel
“ 100-44 BC - a bio-pic of Julius Caesar, not the Shakespeare play about his death and the aftermath ” - jasonforno
 
77.
The Gaul (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  
An entire nation's destiny lies in the hands of one man. (120 mins.)
“ 58-51 BC - the struggle between Julius Caesar and Vercingetorix in the Gallic Wars ” - jasonforno
 
78.
A Queen for Caesar (1962)
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Story of the power struggle between Egyptian queen Cleopatra and her brother Ptolemy, and how a common soldier risks his life to serve her. (100 mins.)
“ 48 BC - Egypt leading up to the arrival of Julius Caesar ” - jasonforno
 
79.
Julius Caesar (1953)
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The growing ambition of Julius Caesar is a source of major concern to his close friend Brutus. Cassius persuades him to participate in his plot to assassinate Caesar but they have both sorely underestimated Mark Antony. (120 mins.)
“ 44-42 BC - Shakespeare's play about the death and aftermath of this famous dictator ” - jasonforno
 
80.
Julius Caesar (1970)
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The growing ambition of Julius Caesar is a source of major concern to his close friend Brutus. Cassius... (117 mins.)
Director: Stuart Burge
“ 44-42 BC - Shakespeare's play about the death and aftermath of this famous dictator ” - jasonforno
 
81.
Cleopatra (1934)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The man-hungry Queen of Egypt leads Julius Caesar and Marc Antony astray, amid scenes of DeMillean splendor. (100 mins.)
“ 48-30 BC - Egypt and Rome - follows her relationships first with Julius Caesar and then with Mark Antony ” - jasonforno
 
82.
Cleopatra (1963)
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Historical epic. The triumphs and tragedy of the Egyptian queen, Cleopatra. (192 mins.)
“ 48-30 BC - Egypt and Rome - follows her relationships first with Julius Caesar and then with Mark Antony ” - jasonforno
 
83.
Cleopatra (1999 Mini-Series)
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Cleopatra, the famed Egyptian Queen born in 69 B.C., is shown to have been brought by Roman ruler Julius Caesar at age 18... (177 mins.)
Director: Franc Roddam
“ 48-30 BC - Egypt and Rome - follows her relationships first with Julius Caesar and then with Mark Antony ” - jasonforno
 
84.
The Cleopatras (1983 Mini-Series)
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An eight-part series depicting the lives of a series of queens of ancient Egypt. (50 mins.)
“ 305-30 BC - Egypt - The entire Ptolemaic dynasty ” - jasonforno
 
85.
Rome (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
A down-to-earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic. (90 mins.)
“ 52-30 BC - from the end of the Gallic Wars to the death of Mark Antony and the beginning of the Principate ” - jasonforno
 
86.
Empire (2005 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Epic four-hour series about the rise of Octavius who succeeds Julius Caesar and tangles with Marc Anthony for control of the Roman empire and finally went on to become the emperor Augustus. (360 mins.)
“ 1st century BC - Rome ” - jasonforno
 
87.
Imperium: Augustus (2003 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Caesar Augustus tells of how he became the emperor to his reluctant daughter, Julia following the death of her husband Agrippa. (200 mins.)
Director: Roger Young
“ 49 BC - 14 AD - Rome - the life of Augustus, the first emperor ” - jasonforno
 
88.
Massacre in the Black Forest (1967)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
In the first half of the first century A.D., the Teutonic tribes, led by Arminius The Terrible, rebel against the cruel and conquering Roman Empire... (82 mins.)
Director: Ferdy Baldwin
“ 9 AD Germany - The Battle of the Teutoburg Forest, where the Cheruski ambushed and annihilated three Roman legions. ” - jasonforno
 
89.
I, Claudius (1976 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
The history of the Roman Empire as experienced by one of its rulers. (669 mins.)
“ 12 BC - 54 AD - Rome - the reigns and family life of the Julio-Claudians ” - jasonforno
 
90.
The Caesars (1968 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
(60 mins.)
“ 27 BC - 68 AD - Rome - the Julio-Claudian dynasty ” - jasonforno
 
91.
King of Kings (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The life of Jesus Christ. (168 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Ray
“ 63 BC, Pompey conquers Jerusalem, then the birth, death and resurrection of Jesus. ” - jasonforno
 
92.
The Nativity Story (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A drama that focuses on the period in Mary and Joseph's life where they journeyed to Bethlehem for the birth of Jesus. (101 mins.)
“ 0 AD - The birth of Jesus Christ ” - jasonforno
 
93.
The Passion of the Christ (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Depicts the final twelve hours in the life of Jesus of Nazareth, on the day of his crucifixion in Jerusalem. (127 mins.)
Director: Mel Gibson
“ ca. 8-35 AD - Roman Empire - the province of Judea ” - jasonforno
 
94.
Ben-Hur (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
When a Jewish prince is betrayed and sent into slavery by a Roman friend, he regains his freedom and comes back for revenge. (212 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
“ ca. 26-35 AD - Roman Empire - mostly in the province of Judea ” - jasonforno
 
95.
The Final Inquiry (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
In 35 A.D., a Roman tribune is sent to Palestine to investigate the death and possible resurrection of a certain Jesus from Nasareth. (112 mins.)
Director: Giulio Base
“ ca. 37 AD - Roman province of Judea shortly after the death of Jesus ” - jasonforno
 
96.
The Robe (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
In the Roman province of Judea during the 1st century, Roman tribune Marcellus Gallio is ordered to crucify Jesus of Nazareth but is tormented by his guilty conscience afterwards. (135 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
“ 30-36 AD - Rome - ending reign of Tiberio, the beginning of Caligula ” - jasonforno
 
97.
Caligula (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Details the graphic and shocking, yet undeniably tragic story of Rome's most infamous Caesar, Gaius Germanicus Caligula. (156 mins.)
Director: Tinto Brass
“ 37-41 AD - Rome - the reign of the third emperor ” - jasonforno
 
98.
Demetrius and the Gladiators (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
In 1st century Rome, Christian slave Demetrius is sent to fight in the gladiatorial arena and Emperor Caligula seeks Jesus' robe for its supposedly magical powers. (101 mins.)
Director: Delmer Daves
“ 41 AD - Ancient Rome - the end Caligula reign ” - jasonforno
 
99.
Warrior Queen (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
Boudica, the Warrior Queen on Britain, leads her tribe into rebellion against the Roman Empire and the mad Emperor of Rome Nero. (98 mins.)
Director: Bill Anderson
“ 60 AD - Britain - a rebellion shortly after the area had been conquered by Rome ” - jasonforno
 
100.
Imperium: Nerone (2004 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A six-episode mini-series covering five centuries of the Roman Empire. (192 mins.)
Director: Paul Marcus
“ 41-68 AD - Rome - spanning the reigns of Claudius and Nero ” - jasonforno