Starring: Richard Burton, Fredric March, Claire Bloom
Director: Robert Rossen
POWER WAS HIS DESTINY.
Fierce military commander, magnificent warrior, world conqueror.
Legendary Macedonian hero Alexander the Great is celebrated in this
definitive film about his tumultuous life. Richard Burton,
Fredric March and Claire Bloom lead a "remarkable cast" (Leonard
Maltin) of thousands in this epic film that seamlessly blends
spectacular action, vivid character portrayals and an age-old tale of
wisdom, blood and glory!
Alexander (Burton) is a man torn by conflict between the lofty wisdom
of his teacher, Aristotle (Barry Jones), loyalty to his warrior father
(March) and his own grand design for world domination. In a
turbulent world of political unrest, this ambitious young man must rise
above all conflict to unite the continents of Europe and Asia...and
become one of the most celebrated rulers of all time!
MPAA Rating: Not Rated. IMDB Parents Guide
Original Theatrical Trailer
Rating: A-I -- general patronage.
Time: 141 Minutes
Subtitles: English, French, Spanish