Alexander the Great

75
  • PG
An epic film that follows the life of Alexander the Great, the macedonian king that united all ancient greek tribes and led them against the vast Persian Empire. Alexander conquered most of the then known world and created a greek empire that spanned... read more
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An epic film that follows the life of Alexander the Great, the macedonian king that united all ancient greek tribes and led them against the vast Persian Empire. Alexander conquered most of the then known world and created a greek empire that spanned all the way from the Balkans to India.

Original Release

03/23/1956

US Release

03/28/1956

Cast

Richard Burton Alexander
Fredric March Philip of Macedonia
Claire Bloom Barsine
Danielle Darrieux Queen Olympias / Olympias
Barry Jones Aristotle
Harry Andrews Darius
Stanley Baker Attalus
Niall MacGinnis Parmenio
Peter Cushing Gen. Memnon / Memmon
Michael Hordern Demosthenes
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Robert Rossen

Writers

Robert Rossen

Cast

Richard Burton Alexander
Fredric March Philip of Macedonia
Claire Bloom Barsine
Danielle Darrieux Queen Olympias / Olympias
Barry Jones Aristotle
Harry Andrews Darius
Stanley Baker Attalus
Niall MacGinnis Parmenio
Peter Cushing Gen. Memnon / Memmon
Michael Hordern Demosthenes
Peter Wyngarde Pausanias
William Squire Aeschenes
Carlos Baena Nearchus
Christopher Lee Nectenabus (voice) / Nectenabus
Ramsay Ames Drunken Woman (as Ramsey Ames) / Drunken Woman
Larry Taylor Perdiccas
Friedrich von Ledebur Antipater (as Friedrich Ledebur) / Antipater
Virgílio Teixeira Ptolemy (as Virgilio Texeira) / Ptolemy
Helmut Dantine Nectenabus
Rubén Rojo Philotas (as Ruben Rojo) / Philotas

Producers

Gordon Griffith Executive Producer
Robert Rossen Producer

Editors

Ralph Kemplen

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