Wednesday, July 17, 2013

30 Greatest Moments of PEPLUM Cinema: #8 - 'The Arena' from SPARTACO - SINS OF ROME



Counting down the top ten and this scene stands at #8 on the list.

This entire moment is amazing. The way is shifts gear in tone. The numerous elements all brilliantly orchestrated by Riccardo Freda.

With Massimo Girotti as Spartacus, Ludmilla Tcherina and Gianna Maria Canale. Directed by Riccardo Freda.


3 comments:

Steven Lester said...

Thank you for that. Do you know when this film was made?

PEPLUM Cinema said...

1953

Steven Lester said...

Of course, it is a talkie, but it seems so much older.