The Terror of Rome Against the Son of Hercules

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The Terror of Rome Against the Son of Hercules
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Directed byMario Caiano
Screenplay by
Story by
  • Mario Amendola
  • Alfonso Brecia
  • Albert Valentin[1]
Starring
Music byCarlo Franci[1]
CinematographyPier Ludovico Pavoni[1]
Edited byNella Nannuzzi[1]
Release date
  • 26 March 1964 (1964-03-26) (Italy)
Running time
103 minutes[1]
Country
  • Italy
  • France[2]

The Terror of Rome Against the Son of Hercules (Italian: Maciste, gladiatore di Sparta) is a 1964 peplum film directed by Mario Caiano and starring Mark Forest and Marilù Tolo.[3][4]

Plot[edit]

The hero Maciste suffers with the Christians the persecution from the Roman Empire. He, as a Spartan gladiator, falls in love with a young Christian and must save her from his condemnation in the arena. Maciste makes a desperate attempt to save the Christians. He will have to win monsters and gladiators to get the victory and stay with his beloved.

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Release[edit]

The Terror of Rome Against the Son of Hercules was released in Italy on March 26, 1964.[1] It was released on home video by Something Weird Video.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h Kinnard & Crnkovich 2017, p. 172.
  2. ^ "Recherche transversale dans les collections". Bifi.fr. Retrieved September 24, 2018.
  3. ^ Roberto Chiti; Roberto Poppi; Enrico Lancia. Dizionario del cinema italiano: I film. Gremese, 1991. ISBN 8876055487.
  4. ^ Paolo Mereghetti. Il Mereghetti - Dizionario dei film. B.C. Dalai Editore, 2010. ISBN 8860736269.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Kinnard, Roy; Crnkovich, Tony (2017). Italian Sword and Sandal Films, 1908-1990. McFarland. ISBN 1476662916.

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