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September 1963 (USA) See more »
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A Roman warrior leads a revolt against an evil ruler. | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)
Richard Harrison ... Rezius

Isabelle Corey ... Sira
Livio Lorenzon ... Itus
Leo Anchóriz ... Prime-Minister Rabirius
Edoardo Nevola ... Prince Darius
José Marco ... Livius (as Joseph Marco)
Jole Mauro ... Xenia
Ricardo Canales ... Semanthius, former Royal Councillor (as Riccardo Canale)
Antonio Molino Rojo ... Euclante (as Antonio Molino)
Giorgio Ubaldi ... Gladiator
Tomás Blanco ... Senior Conspirator
George Martin ... Gladiator
Barta Barri ... Gladiator

Directed by
Alberto De Martino 
Antonio Momplet  (as Anthony Momplet)
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Francesco De Feo  screenplay
Francesco De Feo  story
Alberto De Martino  screenplay
Anacleto Fontini  screenplay
Anacleto Fontini  story
Rafael García Serrano  dialogue: Spanish language version
Antonio Momplet  screenplay (as Anthony Momplet)
Francesco Thellung  screenplay
Francesco Thellung  story
Natividad Zaro  screenplay
Natividad Zaro  story

Produced by
Alberto De Martino .... producer
Anacleto Fontini .... producer (english version)
Antonio Momplet .... producer
Italo Zingarelli .... producer (english version)
 
Original Music by
Carlo Franci 
 
Cinematography by
Eloy Mella 
 
Film Editing by
Otello Colangeli 
 
Production Design by
Santiago Ontañón  (as Santiago Ontanon)
 
Production Management
Roberto Palaggi .... production manager
 

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Also Known As:
"Il gladiatore invincibile" - Spain (original title)
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Runtime:
105 min | France:95 min | USA:96 min | UK:92 min
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Color (Technicolor)
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2.35 : 1 See more »
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Mono (Westrex Recording System)
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3 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
entertaining, 24 November 2009
Author: (winner55) from United States

Probably the best of the 'gladiator' sword-n-sandal films of the 1960s, or at least that I have seen. The plot has plenty of twists, but never gets so convoluted that it can't be followed with interest. The fight scenes are pretty well done, especially the final revolt at the end. The acting is above par, even from sword-n-sandal regular players - Harrison is surprisingly effective.

There was a pretty amusing moment towards the end, when one of our heroes is attacked by an angry gang of midgets. Well, I guess you can't get through one of these films without some toss off goof.

On the whole, one of the more entertaining 'muscle' films of its era.

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