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Cleopatra (1917)

The story of Cleopatra, the fabulous queen of Egypt, and the epic romances between her and the greatest men of Rome, Julius Caesar and Antony.

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Complete credited cast:
... Cleopatra
... Caesar
... Antony
... Pharon (as Albert Roscoe)
... Ventidius
Dorothy Drake ... Charmian
Delle Duncan ... Iras
Henri De Vries ... Octavius Caesar
... Kephren
Hector V. Sarno ... Messenger
Genevieve Blinn ... Octavia
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The story of Cleopatra, the fabulous queen of Egypt, and the epic romances between her and the greatest men of Rome, Julius Caesar and Antony.

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14 October 1917 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

La Reine des Césars  »

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$500,000 (estimated)
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1.33 : 1
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A few feet of this film were turned over to the George Eastman House by a private collector. See more »

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6 out of 10 for a Lost Film?
14 June 2018 | by See all my reviews

As of today, 13 June 2018, exactly 274 people have rated Theda Bara's 1917 performance of Cleopatra, while 3 people have given their review of the film. This review would make 4, however 2 out of 4 have rated the film. These 274 people have given Cleopatra an estimated 6 out of 10 on IMDB. For those of you that don't know where I am going with this, 1917's Cleopatra is a lost film where only 14 seconds of one reel remains in existence. Not one person alive today has ever seen the film, yet 274 people claim they have. Please, for the love of all that is holy, encourage others to Not rate lost films. It gives people the impression the film exists and creates an estimated rate that is obviously inaccurate. You cannot give your opinion about your great grandmother's cooking if she had been dead long before you were even born.


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