Wednesday, June 26, 2013

30 Greatest Moments of PEPLUM Cinema: #23 - 'The Siege' from SIEGE OF SYRACUSE


This is part of the 30 GREATEST MOMENTS OF PEPLUM CINEMA.

This sequence stands at #23 on the list.

Great and unique epic battle from this seldom seen film directed by Pietro Francisci, first sequence listed from one of his many great PEPLUM movies.


1 comment:

Steven Lester said...

I would assume that when the guys fell into the water with their armor on, it dragged them down into the depths, never to return. I suspect that Syracuse still went down to defeat later on. The Romans don't like to lose. I am so glad that I was never a soldier.