The first movie ever filmed in CinemaScope, THE ROBE was nominated for five Academy Awards® in , including Best Picture and Best Actor for Richard Burton. Burton stars as Marcellus Gallio, a Roman centurion charged with overseeing the crucifixion. But when he wins Christ's robe in a gambling game at the foot of the cross, his life is changed forever. Its inspired story set to a spectacular score, and featuring an all-star cast, including Victor mature and Jean Simmons, THE ROBE remains one of the screen's greatest biblical epics.

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The Robe (1953)

Drama · 2h 15m

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The first movie ever filmed in CinemaScope, THE ROBE was nominated for five Academy Awards® in , including Best Picture and Best Actor for Richard Burton. Burton stars as Marcellus Gallio, a Roman centurion charged with overseeing the crucifixion. But when he wins Christ's robe in a gambling game at the foot of the cross, his life is changed forever. Its inspired story set to a spectacular score, and featuring an all-star cast, including Victor mature and Jean Simmons, THE ROBE remains one of the screen's greatest biblical epics.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Company

Twentieth Century Fox

Budget

$5,000,000

Revenue

$36,000,000
Cast
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Richard Burton

Marcellus Gallio
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Jean Simmons

Diana
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Victor Mature

Demetrius
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Michael Rennie

Peter
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Jay Robinson

Caligula
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Dean Jagger

Justus
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Torin Thatcher

Sen. Gallio
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Richard Boone

Pontius Pilate
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Betta St. John

Miriam
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Jeff Morrow

Paulus
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Ernest Thesiger

Emperor Tiberius
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Dawn Addams

Junia
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Leon Askin

Abidor
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Michael Ansara

Judas (uncredited)
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Jan Arvan

Slave Dealer (uncredited)
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Ben Astar

Cleander (uncredited)
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Helen Beverly

Rebecca (uncredited)
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Kit Carson

Soldier (uncredited)
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Albert Cavens

Sword-fighting Soldier (uncredited)
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Fred Cavens

Sword-fighting Soldier (uncredited)
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Jean Corbett

Slave girl (uncredited)
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Joan Corbett

Slave girl (uncredited)
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Noreen Corcoran

Girl (uncredited)
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Sally Corner

Cornelia (uncredited)
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Nicolas Coster

Jonathan (uncredited)
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Leo Curley

Shalum (uncredited)
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Frank DeKova

Slave Dealer (uncredited)
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Irene Demetrion

(uncredited)
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Van Des Autels

Chamberlain (uncredited)
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John Doucette

Ship's mate (uncredited)
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Anthony Eustrel

Sarpedo (uncredited)
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Dan Ferniel

Black Man (uncredited)
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Sam Gilman

Ship's captain (uncredited)
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Roy Gordon

Chamberlain (uncredited)
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Michael Granger

Slave Dealer (uncredited)
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Percy Helton

Caleb (wine merchant) (uncredited)
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Thomas Browne Henry

Marius (physician) (uncredited)
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Rosalind Ivan

Julia (uncredited)
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Richard Kean

Slave Dealer (uncredited)
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George Keymas

Slave (uncredited)
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Donald C. Klune

Jesus (non-speaking) (uncredited)
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Nicolas Koster

Jonathan (uncredited)
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Virginia Lee

Specialty dancer (uncredited)
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David Leonard

Marcipor (uncredited)
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Alfred Linder

Slave Dealer (uncredited)
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Emmett Lynn

Nathan (uncredited)
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Christey Marlo

Slave Girl (uncredited)
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Mae Marsh

Jerusalem woman aiding Demetrius (uncredited)
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George Melford

(uncredited)
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Cameron Mitchell

Jesus Christ (voice) (uncredited)
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Eleanor Moore

(uncredited)
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Edward Mundy

Peddler (uncredited)
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Jay Novello

Tiro (uncredited)
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Arthur Page

Reuben (uncredited)
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Francis Pierlot

Dodinius (uncredited)
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Alex Pope

Roman Officer (uncredited)
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Guy Prescott

Quintus - Tribune (uncredited)
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Ford Rainey

Ship's Captain (uncredited)
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Peter Reynolds

Lucius (uncredited)
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Pamela Robinson

Lucia (uncredited)
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George Robotham

Slave with Demetrius at Palm procession (uncredited)
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Hayden Rorke

Caluus - Slave Auction Bidder (uncredited)
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Gloria Saunders

Slave girl (uncredited)
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Norbert Schiller

Slave Dealer (uncredited)
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Harry Shearer

David (uncredited)
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Marc Snegoff

(uncredited)
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Marc Snow

Auctioneer (uncredited)
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Murray Steckler

Melas (uncredited)
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George E. Stone

Gracchus (uncredited)
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Otto Waldis

Slave Dealer (uncredited)
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Gene Wesson

Soldier (uncredited)
Crew
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Henry Koster

Director
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Philip Dunne

Writer
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Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

The Robe

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

10/16/2001

Disc Title Front Cover

The Robe

(DVD)

3/17/2009

Disc Title Front Cover

The Robe

(DVD)

10/14/2008

Disc Title Front Cover

The Robe

(DVD)

3/17/2009

Disc Title Front Cover

The Robe

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

10/16/2001

Disc Title Front Cover

The Robe

(Blu-ray)

Disc Title Front Cover

The Robe

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD, Low))

3/17/2009

Disc Title Front Cover

The Robe

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

10/9/2012

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