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Caligula (1979)  link to Caligula on IMDb  

Number: 93

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IMDb Rating:
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4.9/10

Country: Italy, 156 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Italian

Genre(s): Drama, History

Director(s): Tinto Brass

Cast: Malcolm McDowell, Teresa Ann Savoy, Guido Mannari, John Gielgud, Peter O'Toole

Medium: Unknown,

Plot Outline: The rise and fall of the notorious Roman Emperor Caligula, showing the violent methods that he employs to gain the throne, and the subsequent insanity of his reign - he gives his horse political office and humiliates and executes anyone who even slightly displeases him. He also sleeps with his sister, organises elaborate orgies and embarks on a fruitless invasion of England before meeting an appropriate end. There are various versions of the film, ranging from the heavily- truncated 90-minute version to the legendary 160-minute hardcore version which leaves nothing to the imagination (though the explicit hardcore scenes of coitus and fellatio were inserted later and do not involve the main cast members).

Location: 103

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: Unknown