5.2/10
73
4 user 3 critic

Alexander the Great (1968)

Director:

Writers:

(created by), (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Director: Daehong Kim
Stars: Mark Adair-Rios, Ben Baker, Chris Coppola
Biography | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

The life and military conquests of Alexander III of Macedon (20/21 July 356 - 10/11 June 323 BC), commonly known as Alexander the Great.

Director: Robert Rossen
Stars: Richard Burton, Fredric March, Claire Bloom
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A professional holdup man with scruples has a young ambitious partner who covets his wife and his life. When the holdup man goes to prison, the partner cuts loose, leaving a trail of deaths behind him.

Director: Alberto De Martino
Stars: John Cassavetes, Gabriele Ferzetti, Anita Sanders
Alexander the Great (Video 2006)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Director: Paul Pissanos
Stars: Anthony Burk, David Bowles, Carolina Liriti
Certificate: GP Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A paroled armed robber and his son plan a Las Vegas casino heist without knowing that the casino is bitterly contested by the West Coast and East Coast mobs.

Director: Giuliano Montaldo
Stars: John Cassavetes, Britt Ekland, Peter Falk
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Based on some historical events, the film gives a romanticized biography of Theodoros Kolokotronis, a Greek historical hero serving as a metaphor for Greece herself. Based on a circular ... See full summary »

Director: Theodoros Angelopoulos
Stars: Omero Antonutti, Eva Kotamanidou, Mihalis Giannatos
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

An exiled band of Hell's Angels strike a bargain with the Sheriff of a local town, let them stay and the town is safe. But a local girl strays into their lair and sparks off a full scale Angel war.

Director: Daniel Haller
Stars: John Cassavetes, Beverly Adams, Mimsy Farmer
Action | Adventure | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The coming of age of young Alexander, future world conqueror, from his boyhood in Macedonia to his assumption of Regent of the Land, after proving his worth to his father, the demanding King Phillip.

Director: Jalal Merhi
Stars: Sam Heughan, Lauren Cohan, Christopher Cazenove
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
...
...
...
...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
William Arvin ...
The Four Guardsmen (as Bill Arvin)
Mike Bradford ...
The Four Guardsmen
Jim Cione ...
The Four Guardsmen
...
Kleitos
Robert Fortier ...
Aristander
...
Tauron
Jonathan Kidd ...
Persian Prisoner
...
...
Young Greek Soldier (as Jeff Palmer)
...
Ada
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 January 1968 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Aleksandar Veliki  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

|

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This was actually shot in 1964, but it was deemed to be not fit for airing and was subsequently shelved. Four years later, when stars Adam West and William Shatner had each reached a certain level of fame to get respectable ratings for the show - West was in the throes of Batman-mania from the success of his Batman (1966) series and Shatner was the star of Star Trek (1966) - it was released as a made-for-TV movie. See more »

Connections

Edited from The Giant of Marathon (1959) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
wish I could see this again
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!


11 of 21 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?