Spartacus (1913) / Ben Hur (1907)

Stars: Luciano Albertini
Director: Giovanni Enrico Vidali
Runtime: 58 Minutes
Language: English inter-titles - Orchestra Score
Color:  Black & White with tinted sequences
Extra: Ben Hur (1907) - 13 Minutes
Format:  DVD-R
Rating: NR

Price: $16.95


Directed by Giovanni Enrico Vidali

Luciano Albertini - Enrico Bracci
Alberto Capozzi - Signor Fretti
Maria Gandini - Mario Guaita-Ausonia
Achille Majeroni - Luigi Mele
Leo Ragusi - Cristina Ruspoli

A romanticized telling of the famous gladiator who led a slave revolt against his Roman masters. This early Italian feature uses great locations, wonderful costumes and a large numbers of extras to bring this epic to life.

58 Minutes

Ben Hur

Directed by Sidney Olcott & Frank Oakes Rose

Herman Rottger
William S. Hart.

This film as the dubious distinction of being the first film to be sued for not obtaining the rights to film the story.

13 minutes