1962) Rossano Brazzi, Tina Louise, Sylva Koscina, Gino Cervi. A cool sci-fi sword and sandal film, complete with a solar death ray! Brazzi, as Archimedes, longs for a beautiful dancing girl played by the stunning Louise. They are kept apart by marriages, intrigue, sci-fi, and war in this well made film about ancient Rome. In Italian, subtitled in English. Recommended. Color. Cast Rossano Brazzi Sylvia Koschina Tina Louise
Director Pietro Francisci
Writers Ennio DeConcini Pietro Francisci Giorgio Graziosi
Director of Photography Carlo Carlini
Composer Angelo Francesco Lavagnino
A Roman centurion, Marcian (Jeff Chandler) is captured by Attila the Hun (Jack Palance) en route to Constantinople, but he escapes. He finds the eastern Roman Emperor, Theodosius, plotting with Attila to look the other way while the latter marches against Rome. Marcian gains the favor of Pulcheria, lovely sister of Theodosius, who favors a united Empire. As Attila marches, things look bleak for the weakened imperial forces. But, the conqueror has an awe of the power of the Christians' God...
JEFF CHANDLER - JACK PALANCE - LUDMILLA TCHERINA - RITA GAM
Set against the magnificent backdrop of classic Rome, "The Sword and the Cross" is the story of a notorious harlot who must choose between her lascivious lifestyle and the love and affection of her decent-minded brother.
Director: Carlo Ludovico Bragaglia
Stars: Yvonne De Carlo, Jorge Mistral, Rossana Podestà
True story of Clarence Gideon's fight to be appointed counsel at the expense of the state. This landmark case led to the Supreme Court's decision which extended this right to all criminal defendants.
Director: Robert L. Collins
Stars: Henry Fonda, José Ferrer, John Houseman
The Third Crusade as it didn't happen. King Richard Coeur de Lion goes on the crusade to avoid marrying Princess Alice of France; en route, he marries Berengaria to get food for his men. Berengaria.is captured by Saladin, spurring Richard to attack and capture Acre. But Saladin, attracted to her, takes her on to Jerusalem, and Richard is in danger of assassination.
Director: Cecil B. DeMille
Stars: Loretta Young, Henry Wilcoxon, Ian Keith