Poster for Spartacus

Stanley Kubrick tells the tale of Spartacus (Kirk Douglas), the bold gladiator slave and Varinia (Jean Simmons), the woman who believed in his cause. Challenged by the power-hungry General Crassus (Laurence Olivier), Spartacus is forced to face his convictions and the power of Imperial Rome at its glorious height.

1960Rating: PG, contains medium level violence189 minsUSA
ActionDramaTrue Story & Biography
Stanley Kubrick ('A Clockwork Orange', '2001: A Space Odyssey', 'The Shining', 'Full Metal Jacket', 'Lolita')
Kirk DouglasLaurence OlivierTony CurtisPeter UstinovCharles LaughtonJean SimmonsJohn Gavin

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Spartacus | Awards

Award Winner
Best Film (Drama), Golden Globes 1961. Best Supporting Actor (Ustinov), Art Direction, Cinematography, Costume Design at the 1961 Academy Awards.

Spartacus | Release Details

Spartacus is available to stream in New Zealand now on Google Play and Apple TV.