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Caesar and Cleopatra (1976)

Julius Caesar's arrival in Egypt proves more than interesting to the beautiful Cleopatra, ambitious sister to the boy pharaoh.

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... Julius Caesar
... Cleopatra
... Ftatateeta
... Rufio
Noel Willman ... Pothinus
David Steuart ... Theodotus
... Achillas
... Britannus
... Apollodorus
Jolyon Bates ... Ptolemy
... Nubian Slave
Matthew Long ... Wounded Soldier
Michael Poole ... Centurion
Neville Phillips ... Major-Domo
Ludmilla Nova ... Charmian
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Julius Caesar's arrival in Egypt proves more than interesting to the beautiful Cleopatra, ambitious sister to the boy pharaoh.

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1 February 1976 (USA)  »

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Hallmark Hall of Fame: Caesar and Cleopatra (#25.4)  »

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Heavy Going
14 July 2017 | by See all my reviews

Contrary to other reviewer's claims, this is neither a BBC nor a US network production. It was made by Southern Television in Southampton, England, for the ITV commercial network. It's not one of Shaw's lighter works, and it was all I could do to sit through it. The acting is first-class, but the writing is verbose, and the finger was poised over the fast-forward button.


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