★★★★☆ USA. 3h4m. Drama / Historical. Directed by Stanley Kubrick. Written by Dalton Trumbo (screenplay) and Howard Fast (“Spartacus”). Cinematography by Russell Metty. Edited by Robert Lawrence. Music by Alex North. Starring Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, Charles Laughton, Peter Ustinov, Tony Curtis, John Gavin, John Dall, Nina Foch, John Ireland, Herbert Lom.
Inspired by the life story of Spartacus, the leader of a slave revolt in antiquity, and the events of the Third Servile War.