MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 2,319 this week

Duel of the Titans (1961)
"Romolo e Remo" (original title)

 -  Action | Adventure | Drama  -  June 1963 (USA)
5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 340 users  
Reviews: 9 user | 4 critic

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.

Director:

Writers:

(dialogue), (dialogue), 6 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 325 titles
created 13 Sep 2012
 
a list of 2000 titles
created 12 Dec 2012
 
a list of 288 titles
created 02 Jan 2013
 
a list of 112 titles
created 4 months ago
 
a list of 148 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Duel of the Titans (1961)

Duel of the Titans (1961) on IMDb 5.9/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Duel of the Titans.

Videos

1 video »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

When barbarians invade his village and kill his father, a local man wages a one-man war against them.

Director: Carlo Campogalliani
Stars: Steve Reeves, Chelo Alonso, Bruce Cabot
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

While negotiating peace between two brothers contesting the throne of Thebes, an amnesiac Hercules is seduced by the evil Queen Omphale.

Director: Pietro Francisci
Stars: Steve Reeves, Sylva Koscina, Sylvia Lopez
Comedy | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Three rogues set out to rob $300,000 from an Indian-hating cavalry major.

Directors: Damiano Damiani, Sergio Leone
Stars: Terence Hill, Miou-Miou, Robert Charlebois
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

The mighty Hercules battles a sea monster to save the legendary city of Troy.

Director: Albert Band
Stars: Gordon Scott, Paul Stevens, Mart Hulswit
Western | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A young, easygoing gunman (Hill) worships and competes with an old gunfighter (Fonda) who only wants to retire.

Directors: Tonino Valerii, Sergio Leone
Stars: Terence Hill, Henry Fonda, Jean Martin
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

The story of Hadji Murad, a 19th-century Chechen chieftain who led his warriors in a fight against the invading forces of the Russian Czar.

Director: Riccardo Freda
Stars: Steve Reeves, Giorgia Moll, Scilla Gabel
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A Welsh pirate raids up and down the Caribbean, battling the Spanish, the English and other pirates.

Directors: André De Toth, Primo Zeglio
Stars: Steve Reeves, Valérie Lagrange, Ivo Garrani
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Director: Umberto Lenzi
Stars: Steve Reeves, Geneviève Grad, Andrea Bosic
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Director: Mario Bonnard
Stars: Isabelle Corey, Anthony Steffen, Irène Tunc
Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Directors: Arthur Lubin, Bruno Vailati
Stars: Steve Reeves, Giorgia Moll, Edy Vessel
Adventure | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Goliath must save the kidnapped women of his village from an evil zombie leader who needs their blood to feed his soldiers.

Directors: Sergio Corbucci, Giacomo Gentilomo
Stars: Gordon Scott, Leonora Ruffo, Jacques Sernas
The Slave (1962)
Adventure | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

The decurion Randus holds himself so well in the command of his troops, that Caesar promotes him to centurion. He is subsequently sent to Egypt, to keep Caesar informed on the actions and ... See full summary »

Director: Sergio Corbucci
Stars: Steve Reeves, Jacques Sernas, Gianna Maria Canale
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
Julia
Franco Volpi ...
Amulio
Laura Solari ...
Rea Silvia
Piero Lulli ...
Sulpicius
José Greci ...
Estia
Gianni Musy ...
Glori
Andrea Bosic ...
Faustolo
Enrico Glori ...
Priest
Franco Balducci ...
Acilio
Germano Longo ...
Scebro
Bruno Tocci ...
Soldier
Giuliano Dell'Ovo ...
Publio
...
Tazio
Edit

Storyline

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.

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

The Legendary Conflict of Mankind's Mightiest Mortals!


Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

June 1963 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Duel of the Titans  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(video)

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The producers originally wanted Steve Reeves to play both Romulus and Remus, but he declined to do double roles and recommended former Tarzan Gordon Scott. See more »

Quotes

Romulus: [to Julia] My name's Romulus. What's yours?
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Buying the Cow (2002) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
Wonder of it all
1 March 2005 | by (usa) – See all my reviews

You have to wonder what possessed the Italians to make all of these awful sand-and-sandal epics in the early-to-mid-'60s, but I guess it was in homage to all those American sand-and-sandal epics that served as Hollywood's effort to keep the masses from hunkering down in front of their newfangled TV sets in the 1950s. Just as the Italians would later crank out endless zombie movies after NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD and end-of-the-world programmers in the wake of MAD MAX. This particular cheesefest has not one but two musclebound Americans (Reeves and Scott) playing the legendary twins who founded Rome. I was a kid when all of the Italian muscleman flicks hit these shores, and saw just about everyone of them. Reeves as Hercules followed in the footsteps of Victor Mature as Samson, and then the Italians began copying themselves. The Maciste/Mighty Ursus/Goliath/Son of Samson series were all copies of their own rather unique Hercules movies, for instance. If nothing else, these no-budget, no-brain matinée jobs kept folks like Reeves, Scott and Reg Park (see his IMDb bio) working longer than they might have. Hell, Scott even went on to star in a couple of pre-Clint Eastwood spaghetti westerns.


4 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
where to buy allenatkinson
NetFlix streaming print... apriceaboverubies29
Discuss Duel of the Titans (1961) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?