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The slave Spartacus survives brutal training as a gladiator and leads a violent revolt against the decadent Roman Republic, as the ambitious Crassus seeks to gain power by crushing the upris... Read all

Director: Stanley Kubrick
Writer: Dalton Trumbo, Howard Fast, Peter Ustinov
Production: N/A
Year: 1960
MetaScore: 87/100
ImdbRating: 7.9
BoxOffice: $1,830,650
Released: 17 Nov 1960
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 12 wins & 11 nominations total

65 Clips & Quotes

I'm Spartacus - Spartacus 00:10 I'm Spartacus If you looked into a magic crystal - Spartacus 01:48 If you looked into a magic crystal You and I have a tendency towards corpulence - Spartacus 00:44 You and I have a tendency towards corpulence Do you eat oysters - Spartacus 00:56 Do you eat oysters Are you afraid to die - Spartacus 00:12 Are you afraid to die We have visitors - Spartacus 02:02 We have visitors You like him - Spartacus 00:31 You like him I thought you had reservations about the gods - Spartacus 00:13 I thought you had reservations about the gods I don't know - Spartacus 00:37 I don't know I am not an animal - Spartacus 00:13 I am not an animal I'm not grieving - Spartacus 00:57 I'm not grieving What's your name - Spartacus 00:50 What's your name And to the death - Spartacus 00:43 And to the death Don't give them the pleasure of a contest - Spartacus 00:13 Don't give them the pleasure of a contest There I was - Spartacus 03:27 There I was Great merciful bloodstained gods - Spartacus 00:16 Great merciful bloodstained gods Come with us - Spartacus 00:23 Come with us Most of you - Spartacus 00:15 Most of you But I'm a civilian - Spartacus 00:18 But I'm a civilian Marcus Licinius Crassus - Spartacus 02:19 Marcus Licinius Crassus Did you fear him - Spartacus 00:31 Did you fear him Here's your victory - Spartacus 00:24 Here's your victory Are you not aware of Rome's most ancient law - Spartacus 00:42 Are you not aware of Rome's most ancient law You've grown very ambitious in your hatred - Spartacus 00:25 You've grown very ambitious in your hatred Lady Helena - Spartacus 00:15 Lady Helena I don't care - Spartacus 00:20 I don't care Will you please leave - Spartacus 00:35 Will you please leave What are you thinking about - Spartacus 01:48 What are you thinking about Rome is the mob - Spartacus 00:51 Rome is the mob Please die - Spartacus 00:13 Please die I fought fire with oil - Spartacus 00:14 I fought fire with oil Allow us to pledge you the most glorious triumph of your career - Spartacus 00:32 Allow us to pledge you the most glorious triumph of your... In every city and province - Spartacus 00:52 In every city and province Rome has come to us - Spartacus 00:06 Rome has come to us If it isn't too subversive to say so - Spartacus 00:39 If it isn't too subversive to say so A new Rome - Spartacus 00:38 A new Rome As those slaves have died - Spartacus 04:18 As those slaves have died 000 sesterces - Spartacus 00:27 000 sesterces I don't like the sound of weeping - Spartacus 00:21 I don't like the sound of weeping I won't break - Spartacus 00:10 I won't break The sun's over there - Spartacus 00:20 The sun's over there The enemies of the state are known - Spartacus 00:27 The enemies of the state are known The Roman Republic stood at the very center of the civilized world - Spartacus 03:15 The Roman Republic stood at the very center of the civilized... Looking for you - Spartacus 00:44 Looking for you No talking in the kitchen - Spartacus 00:06 No talking in the kitchen Aren't you - Spartacus 00:27 Aren't you Politics is a practical profession - Spartacus 00:13 Politics is a practical profession Who wants to fight - Spartacus 00:33 Who wants to fight And maybe there's no peace in this world - Spartacus 00:34 And maybe there's no peace in this world Let them fight now - Spartacus 00:35 Let them fight now Over painted nymphs - Spartacus 03:08 Over painted nymphs See to it I don't misuse the money - Spartacus 00:23 See to it I don't misuse the money And make my joy complete - Spartacus 00:30 And make my joy complete I promise you a new Rome - Spartacus 00:37 I promise you a new Rome All conquering Marcus Licinius Crassus - Spartacus 00:29 All conquering Marcus Licinius Crassus You're afraid of him - Spartacus 00:23 You're afraid of him I'd rather be here - Spartacus 00:46 I'd rather be here Anyone who believes I'll turn informer for nothing is a fool - Spartacus 00:37 Anyone who believes I'll turn informer for nothing is a fool A good body with a dull brain is as cheap as life itself - Spartacus 00:23 A good body with a dull brain is as cheap as life itself This republic of ours is something like a rich widow - Spartacus 00:40 This republic of ours is something like a rich widow Do you realize how long it takes to die on a cross - Spartacus 00:08 Do you realize how long it takes to die on a cross Is it me you want or is it the garrison - Spartacus 00:19 Is it me you want or is it the garrison How were you able to get my appointment without Gracchus knowing - Spartacus 00:14 How were you able to get my appointment without Gracchus... And a new Empire - Spartacus 00:39 And a new Empire Don't you be so stiff necked about it - Spartacus 00:13 Don't you be so stiff necked about it

Cast

Spartacus - Kirk Douglas
Varinia - Jean Simmons
Gracchus - Charles Laughton
Batiatus - Peter Ustinov
Julius Caesar - John Gavin
Helena Glabrus - Nina Foch
Crixus - John Ireland
Tigranes Levantus - Herbert Lom
Marcus Publius Glabrus - John Dall
Marcellus - Charles McGraw
Claudia Marius - Joanna Barnes
Draba - Woody Strode
Ramon - Peter Brocco
Gannicus - Paul Lambert
Guard Captain - Robert J. Wilke
Dionysius - Nick Dennis
Caius - John Hoyt
Laelius (as Frederic Worlock) - Frederick Worlock
Antoninus - Tony Curtis
Small Role - David Armstrong
Slave - John Barton
Legionnaire - Arthur Batanides
Gladiator - Paul Baxley
Guard - John Benson
Little Girl - Shari Lee Bernath
Pirate - Norman Bishop
Prisoner - Bill Blackburn
Slave - David Bond
Soldier - Buff Brady
Gladiator - Don Bramblett
Soldier - Brad Brown
Soldier - Jerry Brown
Gladiator - Rudy Bukich
Pirate - Bob Burns
Fimbria - Paul E. Burns
Slave - Polly Burson
Guard - Wayne Burson
Soldier - Joe Canutt
Soldier - Tap Canutt
Gladiator - Al Carmichael
Soldier - Bill Catching
Soldier - Chuck Courtney
Gladiator - Hume Cronyn
Capua Guard - John Daheim
Slave Girl - Carol Daniels
Roman legionnaire - Tony Dante
Legionnaire - Ted de Corsia
Majordomo - Terence de Marney
Gladiator - Frank Donahue
Slave - Mary Donovan
Petitioner - Craig Duncan
Beheaded Man - Johnny Duncan
Gladiator - Louie Elias
Gladiator - Maurice Elias
Roman Businessman - Roy Engel
Salt Mine Slave / Gladiator / Slave General - Richard Farnsworth
Centurion - Logan Field
Slave - Lila Finn
Roman Senator - Duke Fishman
Mother with Child - Charlotte Fletcher
Caius (voice) - Paul Frees
Soldier - Rudy Germane
Woman Selling Chestnuts - Jeanne Gerson
Pirate - Seamon Glass
Soldier - Joe Gold
Slave Leader - Sol Gorss
Trainer - Marv Goux
Petitioner - Jack Grinnage
Slave - Donna Hall
Slave - Don Happy
Slave - Edith Happy
Gladiator / Soldier - Brad Harris
Marius - Joe Haworth
Soldier - Chuck Hayward
Metallius - Vinton Hayworth
Slave Guard - Wayne Heffley
Slave - Lars Hensen
Soldier - Manuel Herreros
Small Role - Bob Herron
Beggar Woman - Hallene Hill
Slave Leader - Charles Horvath
Orderly - Basil Howes
Soldier - Bob Hoy
Salt Mine Slave / Gladiator / Slave General - Loren Janes
Julia - Jil Jarmyn
Petitioner - Anthony Jochim
Juggler - Duke Johnson
Roman Businessman - Paul Keast
Soldier - Valley Keene
Slave - Pete Kellett
Roman Senator - Kenner G. Kemp
Gladiator - Hubie Kerns
Crassus' Standard-Bearer - Aron Kincaid
Soldier - Desmond Koch
Roman Senator - Paul Kruger
Pirate - Stubby Kruger
Guard - Carey Loftin
Symmachus - Dayton Lummis
Soldier - Cliff Lyons
Roman General - Otto Malde
Small Role - Michael Masters
Gladiator - Gordon Mitchell
Galeno - Bob Morgan
Guard - Rod Normond
Boy Chicken Seller - Dayton Osmond
Slave - Eddie Parker
Slave Girl - Josephine Parra
Guard - Harvey Parry
Gladiator - Regis Parton
Gladiator - Victor Paul
Garrison Officer - Leonard Penn
Slave Leader - Gil Perkins
Gladiator - Jack Perkins
Narrator - Vic Perrin
Guard - Larry Perron
Slave - Robert Perry
Pirate - Eugene Poole
Soldier Whose Arm is Hacked Off - Bill Raisch
Gladiator - Wally Rose
Slave - Frosty Royce
Little Girl in Slave Camp - Evelyn Rudie
Slave Girl - Autumn Russell
Gladiator - Aaron Saxon
Gladiator - Jim Sears
Roman Senator - Scott Seaton
Soldier - Bill Shannon
Gladiator - Alex Sharp
Gladiator - Tom Steele
Centurion - John Stephenson
Legionnaire - Robert Stevenson
Slave Girl - Kay Stewart
Gladiator - Jerry Summers
Bit Part - Ken Terrell
Gladiator - Glen Thompson
Staff Officer - Larry Thor
Prisoner - John Traux
Guard - Don Turner
Old Crone - Lili Valenty
Soldier - Buddy Van Horn
Trainer - Dale Van Sickel
Slave at Gracchus' Home - Louise Vincent
Guard - Peter Virgo
Child - Judy Whitney
Gladiator - Charles Wilcox
Gladiator - Billy Williams
Soldier - Jack Williams
Slave Girl - Lynda Lee Williams
Guard - Fred Zendar