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Caesar the Conqueror (1962)

Giulio Cesare, il conquistatore delle Gallie (original title)
Not Rated | | Adventure, Biography, Drama | 1963 (USA)
Julius Caesar leads the Roman army to battle against rebels in Gaul.

Director:

Tanio Boccia (as Amerigo Anton)

Writers:

Gaio Giulio Cesare (book), Arpad DeRiso (adaptation) (as Arpad De Riso) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

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

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

1963 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Caesar the Conqueror See more »

Filming Locations:

Serbia See more »

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Production Co:

Film servis, Metheus Film See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

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

Quotes

Vercingetorix: You're beautiful, Asterix. Too beautiful for the horrors of the battlefield.
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Good Julius against villain Vercingétorix.
15 March 2002 | by dbdumonteilSee all my reviews

The script proudly reads :"from Julius Ceasar's "the Gauls war" but the plot is so far-fetched it can only have been intended as a joke.Sure,we know about Julius's frames of mind which begin and close the movie,but the rest of the story is business as usual.

Vercingetorix is an obscure historic character,only known by Ceasar's pieces of writing.So why not turning him into the movie's villain?Played by a mediocre actor,the Gallic chief looks like a comic strip baddie,lecherous,cruel and treacherous.On the other hand,Romans are noble,brave,loyal and virtuous.

The Alesia episode is completely false historically speaking:it was a very long siege and the director reduces it to a battle .Alesia was located on a hill,in the movie it's a plain.And I'm not sure Mark Antony was here.

But the Gallic had their revenge in 1963:Astérix was born.


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