Directed by Giovanni Enrico Vidali
Luciano Albertini - Enrico Bracci
Alberto Capozzi - Signor Fretti
Maria Gandini - Mario Guaita-Ausonia
Achille Majeroni - Luigi Mele
Leo Ragusi - Cristina Ruspoli
A romanticized telling of the famous gladiator who led a slave revolt against his Roman masters. This early Italian feature uses great locations, wonderful costumes and a large numbers of extras to bring this epic to life.
Directed by Sidney Olcott & Frank Oakes Rose
William S. Hart.
This film as the dubious distinction of being the first film to be sued for not obtaining the rights to film the story.