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The first movie ever filmed in CinemaScope, THE ROBE ws nominated for five Academy Awards in 1953, including Best Picture and Best Actor for Richard Burton. Burton stars as Marcellus Galilo, the Roman centurian charged with overseeing the crucifixion. But when he wins Christ's robe in a gambling game at the foot of the cross, his life is forever changed. Includes an introduction by Martin Scorsesse, and commentary from composer David Newman, and film historians Jon Burlingame, Julie Kirgo and Nick Redman.
The film The Robe (1953) is based on the book of the same title by Lloyd Douglas. The movie portrays how Roman tribune Marcellus becomes a Christian after the crucifixion of Jesus... Read morePublished 19 days ago by Fan of Time-Life Books
Stand the test of time as has Christianity. His kingdom is coming soon!Published 21 days ago by Melissa Harden
A classic! "The Ten Commandments" is my favorite though. Be warned this a long one.Published 27 days ago by Esther H
This is one of my favorite oldies movie with Richard Burton other than the Ten Commandment.Published 1 month ago by Patricia P. Mincy
Who didn't love Richard Burton!!! These were his movies and he played them well.Published 1 month ago by Cecemist
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It's your machine. My Panasonic SA-HT05 plays "The Robe Twice Two" just fine. It does take an extended time to load. This happens on many of the Disney Blu-ray releases also. It has to do with the way the disc has been set up.
Jun 10, 2009 by E. Hunter Hale | See all 2 posts
Region 1. FYI, American retailers do NOT sell Region 2, etc. discs. Third parties (such as Amazon's Marketplace Sellers) MIGHT. But Amazon US, like other retailers based in the US, will only sell US Region discs.
Jun 19, 2010 by Eric Pregosin | See all 2 posts
yes, I did; I think they dropped the featurette AFTER they printed the inserts. I've run into this problem on several
DVD's I've purchased.
May 18, 2009 by David R. Klatt | See all 4 posts
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