The most celebrated film version of julius caesar is the one made by joseph mankiewicz in 1953 with marlon brando as antony, james mason as brutus and john gielgud as cassius. Enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing julius caesar 1953 near you. Rent julius caesar 1953 on dvd and bluray dvd netflix. Sometimes throughout the movie they will cut parts of the text because people wouldnt want to see a movie if its too long, but sometimes the. Louis calhern is julius caesar, whose conquests have enabled him to rise to. Melodramatic it may be, but the performances are more than convincing, they are powerful, and play on the. But his ascent to almost godlike status has given pause to. Shirtless and wearing a roman skirt to play marc antony was sure to get girls salivating over this bit of shakespeare in 1953. In accordance with the directives of government and health authorities, we have temporarily suspended operations. Julius caesar is a 1953 epic metrogoldwynmayer film adaptation of the play by shakespeare, directed by joseph l. This bigbudget film stars marlon brando as mark antony, james mason as brutus, and john gielgud as cassius. In big crowd scenes, sound departments always put in a lot of walla.
You can watch julius caesar online on videoondemand services netflix, paytv or movie theatres with original audio in english. Julije cezar u originalu julius caesar je americki historijski film snimljen 1953. Mankiewicz, who also wrote the uncredited screenplay, and produced by john houseman. On a balcony with a statue of caesar, cassius john gielgud tempts brutus james mason with murderous ideas, in joseph l. The best is probably the 1953 hollywood production of julius caesar that uses mainly classically trained british actors but is most famous as the classical debut of the american method actor marlon brando. For mgm he made julius caesar 1953, a stellar adaptation of shakespeares play. Mankiewicz, the film tells the story of the assassination of roman dictator julius caesar louis. Track page views withauctivas free counter 162591115200.
Julius caesar 1953 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. The differences between the tragedy of julius caesar from the book and the movie. Julius caesar is a 1953 film adaptation of william shakespeares play. Also sign me up for fanmail to get updates on all things movies. The first film version of the play with sound, it was produced and directed by david bradley using actors from the chicago area. For mgm he made julius caesar 1953, a stellar adaptation of.
Julius caesar 1953 stream and watch online moviefone. Many of his friends and admirers, though they love him. This movie has been premiered in australian hd theatres in 1953 movies 1953. Louis calhern is julius caesar, whose conquests have enabled him to rise to the status of roman dictator. Julius caesar is certainly up there in terms of quality shakespeare adaptations. Differences between julius caesar play and movie answers. The release received major praise and was instrumental in shifting perceptions of brandos acting range.
In addition to deft direction, the drama featured fine performances from an allstar cast that included marlon brando oscarnominated for his mark antony, john gielgud, mason, deborah kerr, louis calhern, and greer. Brutus james mason is convinced by a scheming band of roman senators, led by caius cassius john gielgud, that his dear friend julius caesar louis calhern intends to dissolve the republic and install himself as monarch, and he. Once you select rent youll have 14 days to start watching the movie and 24 hours to finish it. Julius caesar 1953 dvd academy award winners marlon brando, sir john gielgud and greer garson star with james mason and deborah kerr in this exceptional film adaptation of william shakespeares tragedy of honor, heroism, loyalty and the fear of tyrannyjulius caesar. At the time this julius caesar was filmed, marlon brando was a young, hot matinee idol accustomed to tighttshirtandleather roles. The 1953 version of julius caesar was superior in almost every way that matters. Brutus james mason is convinced by a scheming band of roman senators, led by caius cassius john gielgud, that his dear friend julius caesar louis. Mankiewicz and starring marlon brando, james mason, john gielgud, louis calhern, edmond. Dvd box cover with movie poster at the time this julius caesar was filmed, marlon brando was a young, hot matinee idol accustomed to tighttshirtand leather. Brutus james mason is convinced by a scheming band of roman senators, led by caius cassius john gielgud, that his dear friend julius caesar louis calhern intends to dissolve the republic and install himself as monarch, and he joins a conspiracy to assassinate him. Julius caesar starring marlon brando, james mason, john gielgud, louis calhern, edmond obrien, greer garson, and deborah kerr. Mankiewiczs adaptation of william shakespeares famous julius caesar. When brutus james mason, cassius gielgud and a band of rogue roman officials murder julius caesar louis calhern, theyre driven out of rome.
Now walla isnt expensive mere cents per wal but in julius caesar something very weird has happened to the walla. There is a movie called gladiator that is based on julius caesar and in this movie you will learn that julius caesar is a very bad man. The differences between the tragedy of julius caesar from. Read the full synopsis of julius caesar, 1953, directed by joseph l. What is the best movie adaptation of julius caesar by. Released june 4th, 1953, julius caesar stars marlonbrando, jamesmason, johngielgud, louiscalhern the movie has a runtime of about 2 hr 1 min, and received a. See what the critics had to say and watch the trailer. Julius caesar adalah sebuah adaptasi film epik metrogoldwynmayer 1953 dari permainan panggung karya shakespeare, yang disutradarai oleh joseph l. The high point of the film definitely being the acting, in which there isnt a single weak spot. Mankiewicz, yang juga menulis permainan latar yang tidak disebutkan, dan diproduksi oleh john houseman. Julius caesar is a 1950 film adaptation of the shakespeare play julius caesar starring charlton heston.
Julius caesar 1953 marlon brando would be ruler of rome julius ceasar is murdered and tragedy ensues. No less than five hollywood stars marlon brando, james mason, deborah kerr, greer garson, and edmond obrien, are in this film although two of them have. The assassination of the would be ruler of rome at the hands of brutus and company has tragic consequences for the. Cassius persuades him to participate in his plot to assassinate caesar but they have both sorely underestimated mark antony. Mankiewiczs 1953 production of shakespeares julius caesar. The growing ambition of julius caesar is a source of major concern to his close friend brutus. But his ascent to almost godlike status has given pause to influential members of the roman senate.
Find movie and film cast and crew information for julius caesar 1953 joseph l. The grandeur of the roman world and powerful jealousy thunder together in joseph l. Released june 4th, 1953, julius caesar stars marlonbrando, jamesmason, johngielgud, louiscalhern the movie has a runtime of about 2 hr 1 min, and received a score of out of 100 on metacritic. Julius caesar film 1953 wikipedia bahasa indonesia. Mankiewicz directed this exquisite version of william shakespeares play. Julius caesar 1953 cast and crew cast photos and info. Mankiewicz with marlon brando, louis calhern, deborah kerr, james mason, year. Crudely defined, walla is the mix of indistinguishable noises a crowd makes when it talks all at once.1419 830 1433 1028 1180 208 518 152 1044 577 842 1436 1159 1286 1356 627 463 873 1247 714 812 1308 160 771 874 454 353 1487 145 1104 1043 840 707 176 289 535 1130 253 660 1471 701 1210 515 330 465 1318 1452