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Brennus, Enemy of Rome (1963)

Brenno il nemico di Roma (original title)
This film features a colossal clash between a mass of invaders and the faithful Roman soldiers who must fight to defend the Roman Empire.

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Tony Kendall ...
Quinto Fabio
Ursula Davis ...
Nissia
Massimo Serato ...
Marco Furio Camillo
Margherita Girelli ...
Catulla
Carlo Lombardi
Anna-Maria Pace
Vassili Karis ...
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Michel Gaida
Lucio De Santis
Aldo Cecconi
Fedele Gentile ...
(as Roland Gray)
Goffredo Unger
Pietro Tordi ...
Vaxo
Aldo Pini
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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.

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Before Conan, There was one Barbarian renowned for his ferocity...

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Brenno: Collect the survivors and amputate the thumbs and forefingers of their right hands. That will stop them from using a bow.
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A much better than average sword and sandal film
10 April 2004 | by (Glen Cove, New York) – See all my reviews

Brennus of Gaul moves on Rome in 391 BC. Unfortunately the one man who can save the empire has been dismissed and wants nothing to do with the empire. Three brothers are dispatched to try to make peace and then...

Brennus, a stone faced golem of a man was a real individual. Here, played by Gordon Mitchell he is a frightening monster of a villain. Here at last is a bad guy who is the worthy equal to the type of hero that walks through movies like this.

Amazingly this film is wonderfully plot heavy. More goes on in the first half hour than most two films of this kind combined. You watch the movie because what is happening is interesting, not because you're waiting for the next silly bit.

If this should come on some late night, watch it, it'll hold your interest enough to keep you up until dawn.




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