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The Fall of the Roman Empire


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The feature film starring
Sophia Loren , Stephen Boyd Alec Guinness , James Mason
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus , philosopher-emperor of Rome, summons his governors to announce the succession to the throne. Pestilence is ravaging the imperial city, barbarians are at the gate and the rivalries of prospective heirs threaten to destroy the empire.
Directed by ANTHONY MANN. Films: page 15


Unknown: Sophia Loren
Unknown: Stephen Boyd
Unknown: Alec Guinness
Unknown: James Mason
Unknown: Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
Directed By: Anthony Mann.
Lucilla: Sophia Loren
Livius: Stephen Boyd
Timonides: James Mason
Commodus: Christopher Plummer
Marcus Aurelius: Alec Guinness
Verulus: Anthony Quayle
Ballomar: John Ireland
Cleander: Mel Ferrer
Sohamus: Omar Sharif
Julianus: Eric Porter
Niger: Douglas Wilmer
Claudius: Peter Damon
Polybius: Andrew Keir
Victorinus: George Murcell
Helva: Lena von Martens
Tauna: Gabriella Licudi
Virgilianus: Norman Wooland
Lentulus: Rafael Luis Calvo
Marcelius: Virgilio Texera
Cornelius: Michael Gwynn
Caecina: Finlay Currie
Marius: Guy Rolfe

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The Fall of the Roman Empire

BBC One London, 24 December 1982 13.00

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