Androcles and the Lion (1983)

When Androcles, a Christian in second-century Rome, extracts a thorn from a lion's paw, his kindness has unexpected consequences.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Billy Connolly ... Androcles
Anna Calder-Marshall ... Lavinia
Bernard Bresslaw ... Ferrovius
Rupert Frazer Rupert Frazer ... The Captain
Peter Copley ... Caesar
John Tordoff John Tordoff ... Spintho
Stafford Gordon Stafford Gordon ... Centurion
Roy Jones Roy Jones ... The Lion
Percy Edwards Percy Edwards ... The Lion's Voice
Peter Land ... Lentulus
Desmond Maurer Desmond Maurer ... Metellus
Jane Freeman ... Megaera
Barry Jackson ... The Editor
Paul Hargreaves Paul Hargreaves ... The Ox Driver
Stephen Rashbrook Stephen Rashbrook ... The Call Boy
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When Androcles, a Christian in second-century Rome, extracts a thorn from a lion's paw, his kindness has unexpected consequences.

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 September 1983 (UK) See more »

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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