MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 22,976 this week

Caesar the Conqueror (1962)
"Giulio Cesare il conquistatore delle Gallie" (original title)

 -  Adventure | Biography | Drama  -  1963 (USA)
5.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.0/10 from 115 users  
Reviews: 6 user | 3 critic

Julius Caesar leads the Roman army to battle against rebels in Gaul.

Director:

(as Amerigo Anton)

Writers:

(book), (adaptation), 2 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb at Comic-Con 2014

Follow our coverage of Comic-Con 2014, direct from San Diego July 23-27 in our Comic-Con section.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1325 titles
created 31 Mar 2012
 
a list of 428 titles
created 30 Apr 2013
 
a list of 31 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 1384 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 10000 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Caesar the Conqueror (1962)

Caesar the Conqueror (1962) on IMDb 5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Caesar the Conqueror.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

The idyllic life of a young Cajun boy and his pet raccoon is disrupted when the tranquility of the bayou is broken by an oil well drilling near his home.

Director: Robert J. Flaherty
Stars: Joseph Boudreaux, Lionel Le Blanc, E. Bienvenu
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A Greek soldier leads the fight against an invading Persian army.

Directors: Jacques Tourneur, Mario Bava
Stars: Steve Reeves, Mylène Demongeot, Sergio Fantoni
Biography | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Herod, King of Judea, is made a prisoner by the Romans. Convinced the King is dead, his faithful lieutenant, Aaron, is nevertheless unable to keep his promise to kill the Queen if something untoward happened to the King. He leads the young woman out into the desert. Herod's pleas to Augustus are successful and he returns to his palace. His son, Antipater, informs Herod that Aaron has betrayed him.

Director: Viktor Tourjansky
Stars: Edmund Purdom, Sandra Milo, Elena Zareschi
Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Though Genghis Khan eventually sought peace with the West, his death in 1227 AD puts into power his three war-like sons: Sayan, Susdal, and Kin Khan. These sons quickly overrun the city of ... See full summary »

Director: Domenico Paolella
Stars: Mark Forest, José Greci, Maria Grazia Spina
The Avenger (1962)
Adventure | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Aeneas leads escapees from the Trojan war to new land in Italy, and must deal with new threats to his people.

Director: Giorgio Venturini
Stars: Steve Reeves, Giacomo Rossi-Stuart, Carla Marlier
Comedy | Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Relatives of an eccentric millionaire gather in his spooky mansion on the 20th anniversary of his death for the reading of his will.

Director: Paul Leni
Stars: Laura La Plante, Creighton Hale, Forrest Stanley
Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

In the 9th Century, two Viking children, separated since their early childhood with one raised by the British and the other by Vikings, meet after nearly 20 years as rivals as war breaks ... See full summary »

Director: Mario Bava
Stars: Cameron Mitchell, Alice Kessler, Ellen Kessler
Morlang (2001)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Inspired by true events, a chilling psychological drama. A couple's secret pact takes an unexpected, sinister turn.

Director: Tjebbo Penning
Stars: Paul Freeman, Diana Kent, Susan Lynch
Romance | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A former deputy and a strong-willed widow determine to stop a ruthless town boss.

Director: Arnold Laven
Stars: Dean Martin, Jean Simmons, George Peppard
Certificate: M Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

During the Civil War, Josiah Galt, a former parson, and his sons David, Jacob and Adam, become a gang of bandits who plunder, rob and rape for pleasure. Disgusted by the massacre of the ... See full summary »

Director: Henry Levin
Stars: Vince Edwards, Jack Palance, George Maharis
Action | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A duel takes place in order to put an end to the long and bloody war between the Romans and the Albans. Three valiant brothers are chosen for each side. The Romans choose three brothers: ... See full summary »

Directors: Ferdinando Baldi, Terence Young
Stars: Alan Ladd, Franca Bettoia, Franco Fabrizi
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Julius Caesar flees Rome because of a conspiration against him and takes refuge by the king of Bitinia. He finds a woman there and while he escorts her to Rhodes their ship is attacked. ... See full summary »

Director: Sergio Grieco
Stars: Gustavo Rojo, Abbe Lane, Gordon Mitchell
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Rik Battaglia ...
Vercingetorix (as Rick Battaglia)
Dominique Wilms ...
Queen Astrid
Ivica Pajer ...
Claudius Valerian (as Ivo Payer)
Raffaella Carrà ...
Publia
Carlo Tamberlani ...
Cesare Fantoni ...
Caius Opio
Giulio Donnini ...
Eporidorige
Nerio Bernardi ...
Carla Calò ...
Piero Palermini ...
Quintus Sabino
Bruno Tocci ...
Aldo Pini ...
Quintus Cicero
Lucia Randi ...
Clelia
Fedele Gentile ...
Centurion
Edit

Storyline

In 54 B.C. Julius Caesar seeks to solidify his position in Rome by putting down a rebellion in Gaul led by a tribal chieftain named Vercingetorix. Vercingetorix has rallied many tribes to his cause, including one led by the beautiful Queen Asterix and others who'd once pledged allegiance to Rome. At first things go badly for the Romans, complicated by the fact that Vercingetorix has captured and tortured a centurion named Claudius Valerius who's in love with Caesar's ward, Publia, who has also fallen into the hands of Vercingetorix. Eventually a great battle pitting Caesar against the rebellious Gaul decides the fate of all concerned. Written by dinky-4 of Minneapolis

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

1963 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Caesar the Conqueror  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Gross:

ESP 13,764,883 (Spain)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Italian censorship visa #38390 of September 15, 1962. See more »

Quotes

Vercingetorix: [to Publia, referring to Claudius Valerian] If you're interested in him, you can either save him or watch him die by slow torture.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
CAESAR THE CONQUEROR (Tanio Boccia, 1962) **
5 November 2007 | by (Naxxar, Malta) – See all my reviews

This film renders the exploits of the famed Roman conqueror (generally depicted on-screen either via the Shakespeare play or the Cleopatra affair) routine through countless tortuous intrigues and, when they finally arrive, lifeless battle sequences (despite some gratuitous carnage in close-up, they're full of choppy stock footage and the moves of the various stuntmen/extras look all-too-obviously choreographed and, worse still, fake)! At the very least, however, the American star of this peplum – Cameron Mitchell, who made several of them during this era – delivers a thoughtful portrayal in the title role. The fact that this is cut-rate even for the modest standards usually set by the genre is borne out by its anonymous production values and supporting cast (other than Rik Battaglia, as a hammy villain bearing the unwieldy name of Vercingetorix, and future Italian TV personality Raffaella Carra', playing Caesar's young protégé); unfortunately, blonde Belgian beauty Dominique Wilms (as Battaglia's warrior lover) does not have near enough screen time to make up for these flaws…


7 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Caesar the Conqueror (1962) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?