Fall of the Roman Empire (1964): Anthony Mann’s All-Star Epic

Paramount

Set after the death of Marcus Aurelius (played by Alec Guinness), this historical epic is directed by Anthony Mann.

The movie boasts an all-star cast, headed by Stephen Boyd, Sophia Lore, James Mason, Anthony Quayle, John Ireland, Omar Sharif, Mel Ferrer, and Eric Porter.

Oscar Alert

 Oscar  Nominations: 1

 Music (Original): Dimitri Tiomkin

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In 1964, the Sherman brothers won the Oscar for the movie musical “Mary Poppins.”