All Movie Categories
3D Movies Action Movies Animated Movies
Anime Blu-ray Bestsellers Blu-ray Blowout Sale
Brand New Blu-rays on Sale Christmas for KIDS Christmas Titles
Classic Movies Classic TV Comedies
Criterion Collection DVDs Criterion Collection Blu-ray Disney Movies
Documentaries Drama Movies Easter Sale
Faith & Spirituality Movies Faith Based for Kids Family Movies
Film Noir Fitness Titles Foreign Films
Gift Cards Gift Sets Halloween Movie Sale
Horror & Suspense Flicks Hottest Video Game Rentals Inspirational Movie Sale
Kids and Family New Releases Kids 2-6 Years Movies KIDS FIRST! DVDs
March Man-ness Blu-rays March Man-ness DVDs Marcos Shirts
Martial Arts Movies MGM Classics Musicals on DVD
New Release Blu-ray NEW RELEASE DVDs November Releases
New Releases Oscar® Winners Blu-ray Oscar® Winners DVD
Rare Action Titles Rare Classics Rare Comedy Titles
Rare Titles Rare TV Series Romantic Movies & More
Sci-Fi DVDs Sports DVDs Stand-Up Comedies
Star Trek Movie Sale Star Trek TV Series Sale Thrills and Chills on Blu-ray
10 DVDs Under $10 Top 100 DVDs Top 100 TV on DVD
Top DVD & Blu-ray Rentals TV Series - Complete Sets Today's TV Series
Ultraviolet & Digital Copies Urban Movies Video Games Under $20
War Movies Westerns Wildlife & Nature Flicks
  Wolfe Titles  
Video Games
Game Accessories
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo DS
PC
PC Games
PC/Mac Hybrid
Playstation 2
Playstation 3
PlayStation 4
PlayStation Portable
PlayStation Vita
Wii
Wii U
Xbox 360
Xbox One
FamilyVideo.com
The Perfect Gift  Smartchoice Alerts
Family Video Home |  My Account |  Store Locator |  Gift Cards |  Help  
Log In
Home New Releases Video Games Used DVDs and Games Top 100 DVDs Top 100 TV Top 100 Blu-ray Browse DVDs
Wish List My Cart Cart 0 Items
 
Go!
  
View our current E-mail promotion >>  

Buy Cleopatra 50th Anniversary DVD

Bestsellers
DVD | Used | Games | Blu-ray

DVD:

1 - Ghostbusters/Ghostbusters 2 2-Disc Giftset with Collectible Scrapbook DVD
$19.99 $15.99
 
2 - Christine Special Edition DVD
$14.99 $10.99
 
3 - Woody Woodpecker and Friends Halloween Favorites DVD
$14.98 $10.99
 
4 - It DVD
$5.99 $3.99
 
5 - Hocus Pocus DVD
$14.99 $10.99
 
6 - Outbreak DVD
$5.99
 
7 - Hotel Transylvania DVD
$14.99 $6.99
 
8 - Live Die Repeat: Edge of Tomorrow DVD
$29.98 $16.99
 
9 - Frozen DVD
$29.99 $18.99
 
10 - Duck Dynasty: Season 6 DVD
$19.98 $9.99
 
11 - Left Behind Trilogy 4-Disc Set DVD
$24.98 $16.99
 
12 - Wizard of Oz 75th Anniversary DVD
$5.99
 
13 - Trick 'r Treat DVD
$5.99
 
14 - Matilda Special Edition DVD
$9.99 $7.99
 
15 - Million Ways to Die in the West DVD
$29.98 $16.99
 
16 - Wrong Turn 1-5 DVD
$29.98 $20.99
 
17 - Night Breed The Director's Cut Blu-ray/DVD
$79.97 $53.99
 
18 - Message in a Bottle DVD
$5.99
 
19 - Biker Boyz DVD
$5.99
 
20 - Beetlejuice 20th Anniversary Deluxe Edition DVD
$5.99 $2.99
 
USED:

1 - Divergent DVD (USED)
$29.95 $4.99
 
2 - Captain America: The Winter Soldier DVD (USED)
$29.99 $7.99
 
3 - Amazing Spider-Man 2 DVD (USED)
$30.99 $6.49
 
4 - Heaven Is for Real DVD (USED)
$30.99 $4.99
 
5 - Noah DVD (USED)
$30.99 $4.99
 
6 - Other Woman DVD (USED)
$29.98 $4.99
 
7 - Rio 2 DVD (USED)
$29.98 $4.99
 
8 - Non-Stop (Nonstop) DVD (USED)
$29.98 $4.99
 
9 - Blended DVD (USED)
$28.98 $6.49
 
10 - Divergent Blu-ray Disc (USED)
$39.99 $6.99
 
11 - Fault in Our Stars DVD (USED)
$29.98 $7.99
 
12 - God's Not Dead DVD (USED)
$24.99 $4.99
 
13 - Amazing Spider-Man 2 Blu-ray Disc (USED)
$40.99 $8.49
 
14 - Godzilla DVD (USED)
$28.98 $7.99
 
15 - LEGO Movie DVD (USED)
$28.98 $4.99
 
16 - Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit DVD (USED)
$30.99 $4.99
 
17 - Hunger Games: Catching Fire DVD (USED)
$29.95 $4.99
 
18 - Grand Budapest Hotel DVD (USED)
$29.98 $4.99
 
19 - Lone Survivor DVD (USED)
$29.98 $4.99
 
20 - Saving Mr. Banks DVD (USED)
$29.99 $4.99
 



Cleopatra 50th Anniversary DVD

Rate this product

Cleopatra 50th Anniversary DVD



Our Price: $10.99
List Price: $14.98
You Save: $3.99 (27%)

In Stock: Usually ships in 1 business day



Add to Wish List  

Description |  Features |  Related |  Awards |  Tech Specs

Other Formats:  Cleopatra 50th Anniversary Blu-ray Disc
Cleopatra 50th Anniversary; With Book Blu-ray Disc

Release Date: 5/28/2013
Original Release: 1963
Format: DVD
Length: 248 minutes
Rating: G (MPAA)
Rating Reason: (Reason unavailable)
UPC: 024543864400
Studio: 20th Century Fox

Directed by: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Featuring: Andrew Keir, Cesare Danova, Elizabeth Taylor, Francesca Annis, George Cole, Gregoire Aslan, Herbert Berghof, Hume Cronyn, Kenneth Haigh, Martin Benson, Martin Landau, Pamela Brown, Rex Harrison, Richard Burton, Richard O'Sullivan, Robert Stephens, Roddy McDowall
Categories: Dramas, Adventure, Big Battles, Love Triangle, Epic, Recommended, Period Piece, Ancient World, Theatrical Release, Essential Cinema

Cleopatra 50th Anniversary DVD Description
This epic, spectacular love story of Egyptian queen Cleopatra and the Roman leaders Julius Caesar and Marc Antony has dazzled audiences with its elaborate sets, daring costumes, and thrilling sea battle since its release, but these can't compare with Elizabeth Taylor as the mesmerizing Cleopatra, struggling to save her Egyptian empire. When this film was released, it was known as much for its opulent filmmaking as it was for its huge budget overruns--it took two years to film because of Taylor's various ailments and a major script rewrite by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, moving the shooting studio from England to Italy, and replacing the original director and the actors to play the Roman leaders--as well as the very public and tempestuous offscreen affair between costars Taylor and Richard Burton, who duplicated their romance on the silver screen as the doomed Cleopatra and her true love, Marc Antony. Despite all the hubbub surrounding the film, audiences realized that its spectacular story could not be denied, and it has remained a classic ever since. The triple-star power of Taylor, Burton, and Rex Harrison (playing Julius Caesar) radiates throughout this lengthy production, and Mankiewicz, a consummate magician at depicting the shadings of human emotion, directed this threesome in one of the most famous and gloriously powerful love triangles ever to be captured on film.

DVD Features


Region 1
Note: Audio Commentary by Chris Mankiewicz, Tom Mankiewicz, Martin Landau and Jack Brodsky
Dual Layer
Widescreen - 2.35
Audio:
Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo - English, French
Dolby Digital 5.1 - English, French
Dolby Digital Surround - English, French
Subtitles - English, Spanish

Related Items

People who purchased Cleopatra 50th Anniversary DVD also purchased:

Despicable Me DVD
Despicable Me DVD
Open Range DVD
Open Range DVD
Flight of the Navigator DVD
Flight of the Navigator DVD
Mr. Holland's Opus DVD
Mr. Holland's Opus DVD

Similar Cinema:

Ben-Hur DVD
Ben-Hur DVD
Spartacus Widescreen DVD
Spartacus Widescreen DVD
Ten Commandments DVD
Ten Commandments DVD
Cleopatra 75th Anniversary Edition Includes plus 3 Collectible Poster/ DVD
Cleopatra 75th Anniversary Edition Includes plus 3 Collectible Poster/ DVD


Awards
  • Winner, 1963 Academy Awards: Best Art Direction - Set Decoration (Color)
  • Winner, 1963 Academy Awards: Best Costume Design (Color)
  • Winner, 1963 Academy Awards: Best Special Visual Effects
  • Winner, 1963 Academy Awards: Best Cinematography - Leon Shamroy



Technical Specifications
  • Additional Information - 50th Anniversary


Cleopatra 50th Anniversary DVD



Portions of this site Copyright 1981-2014 Muze Inc.
For personal non-commercial use only. All rights reserved
Copyright © 2014 Family Video
PriceGrabber User Ratings for FamilyVideo     See Family Video Reviews at Bizrate.com    
ABOUT SSL CERTIFICATES