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Alexander the Great (1968)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  26 January 1968 (USA)
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This was an unsold pilot re-creating the historic Battle of Issus (333 B.C.) in which Alexander the Great's Macedonian army met and defeated the much larger army of the Persian Empire. See more »

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31 January 2006 | by (Morgantown, West Virginia) – See all my reviews

If I remember correctly, I only saw this flick once, and that was many years ago. Therefore I don't remember much about it except that it was so bad, it was hilarious. First of all was William Shatner in his usual hammy, overacting mode (did he have any other?). As a horse lover, I could not help but notice that Alexander's famous horse, Bucephalus, was played by an American Saddle Horse, which breed was not developed for many centuries after Alexander's time. However, I must recommend "Alexander the Great" mainly because it contains probably my favorite line in motion picture history. Alexander says of Bucephalus, "Did I not tell you that among horses he too is a God?" This stinker is worth seeing for that alone!


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