Published 1998
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Spartacus is the bold gladiator slave who leads a massive slave revolt against Imperial Rome in this epic true account of man's eternal struggle for freedom.

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Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Video, [1998]
1 videodisc (196 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
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Rated PG-13.
Special features: Production notes; cast and filmmakers; theatrical trailers.
Contains an additional 5 min. of footage cut from the original.
Based on the novel by Howard Fast.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1960.
Director of photography, Russell Metty; editor, Robert Lawrence; music, Alex North; restored by Robert A. Harris and James C. Katz.
Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, Charles Laughton, Peter Ustinov, John Gavin, Tony Curtis.
DVD, widescreen (2.21:1) presentation; Dolby 5.1 surround, Dolby surround.
In English with optional sountrack in French; optional subtitles in Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Academy Awards: Best supporting actor (Ustinov) and 3 other awards.
Includes production notes, cast and filmmakers, and theatrical trailers.
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