Kirk Douglas - Spartacus

76 BC: the story of the slaves' revolt against the might of the Roman Empire. Led by the gladiator Spartacus, the slaves' glorious struggle ended in defeat, but became a symbol of the indomitability of the human spirit in the face of oppression.

Film programs
Books on Spartacus
Martin M. Winkler (ed.)
Spartacus, Film and history
Malden, MA, USA, 2007
Books with substantial mentioning of Spartacus
Jürgen Müller (ed.)
Movies of the 50s
Köln, London, Los Angeles, Madrid, Paris, Tokyo, 2005

Gene D. Phillips, Rodney Hill
The Encyclopedia of Stanley Kubrick, From Day of the Fight to Eyes Wide Shut
New York NY, 2002

Dawn B. Sova
Forbidden Films, Censorship Histories of 125 Motion Pictures
New York NY, 2001

James Howard
Stanley Kubrick Companion
London, 1999

Jerry Vermilye
The Complete Films of Laurence Olivier
Secaucus, NJ, 1992

Jean-Pierre Frimbois
Les 100 chefs-d'oeuvre du film historique
Alleur (Belgique), 1989

Thomas Allen Nelson
Stanley Kubrick, Spartacus, 2001: Odyssee im Weltraum, Uhrwerk Orange, Shining
München, 1984

Tony Thomas
The Films of Kirk Douglas
Secaucus, NJ, 1975
Articles on Spartacus
Ian Nathan, Spartacus, in: Empire, nr. 263 (May), 2011 pp. 94-95
Author:Ian Nathan
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Spartacus (1960)

United States 1960

Directed by

John Gavin
John Dall
Harold J. Stone
Robert J. Wilke
Vinton Hayworth
Scott Seaton
Chuck Courtney
Robert Fuller
Terence De Marney
Arthur Batanides
Ted De Corsia
Helen Thurston
James Griffith
Dayton Lummis
Paul E. Burns
Buddy Van Horn
Harold Goodwin


Country:United States

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