Alexander the Great (1956)

He was a fierce military commander who led huge armies into battle without a single defeat; a magnificent warrior who many believed was part god - this was Alexander the Great (Richard Burton), the legendary Greek hero hailed by his countrymen as "The King of Kings". Born in 356 B.C. into a turbulent world of political unrest, educated by Aristotle (Barry Jones) and chosen to lead his people in the grand tradition of his powerful father (Fredric March), this glamorous world conqueror rose above all conflict to unite the continents of Europe and Asia to become one of the most celebrated rulers of all time! Written, produced and directed by Oscar - winner Robert Rossen and featuring the extraordinary Claire Bloom and a remarkable cast of thousands, this stunning portrait of one of history's most fascinating figures is colossal entertainment and an amazing spectacle.

Directing:
  • Robert Rossen
Writing:
  • Robert Rossen
themoviedb icon 5.9/10
  • Release Date: 1956-03-28
  • Views: 155
  • Country: ES, US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 136

Claire Bloom

Barsine

Christopher Lee

Nectenabus (voice)

Richard Burton

Alexander

Fredric March

Philip of Macedonia

Michael Hordern

Demosthenes

Barry Jones

Aristotle

Peter Wyngarde

Pausanias

Фредрик Марч

Philip of Macedonia

Virgílio Teixeira

Ptolemy (as Virgilio Texeira)

Gustavo Rojo

Cleitus

Rubén Rojo

Philotas (as Ruben Rojo)

Helmut Dantine

Nectenabus

Friedrich von Ledebur

Antipater (as Friedrich Ledebur)

Julio Peña

Arsites

José Nieto

Spithridates (as Jose Nieto)

Larry Taylor

Perdiccas

José Marco

Harpalus (as Jose Marco)

Ramsay Ames

Drunken Woman (as Ramsey Ames)
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