Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Spartaco - Sins of Rome

PEPLUM X Tuesdays

Massimo Girotti - Ludmilla Tchérina

1 comment:

Scott Ochiltree said...

Great Peplum - especially the arena scenes.

However, it goes pretty easy in depicting Gen. Crassus. He oversaw the crucifixion of 8,000 male prisoners after the end of the campaign.

Kubrick's 1960 movie is therefore significantly closer to the grim historical reality.