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Determined to hold on to the throne, Cleopatra seduces the Roman emperor Julius Caesar. When Caesar is murdered, she redirects her attentions to his general, Marc Antony, who vows to take power—but Caesar’s successor has other plans.

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Directed by

Joseph L. Mankiewicz

Written by

Joseph L. Mankiewicz (Screenplay)
Ranald MacDougall (Screenplay)
Sidney Buchman (Screenplay)
Carlo Mario Franzero (Novel)

Runtime

248 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom, Switzerland

Language

English

Tagline

The motion picture the world has been waiting for!

Cast

Keywords

epic snake historical figure egypt ancient rome nile julius caesar 1st century cleopatra library of alexandria alexandria

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Awards

Oscar for Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color Ray Moyer Walter M. Scott Jack Martin Smith

Oscar for Best Costume Design, Color

Oscar for Best Effects, Special Visual Effects

Oscar for Best Cinematography, Color