|Other author/creator||Reed, Carol, 1906-1976.|
|Other author/creator||Dunne, Philip, 1908-1992.|
|Other author/creator||Heston, Charlton.|
|Other author/creator||Harrison, Rex.|
|Other author/creator||Cilento, Diane.|
|Other author/creator||Andrews, Harry, 1911-1989.|
|Other author/creator||Lupo, Alberto.|
|Other author/creator||Celi, Adolfo, 1922-1986.|
|Other author/creator||North, Alex.|
|Other author/creator||Shamroy, Leon, 1901-1974.|
|Other author/creator||Stone, Irving, 1903-1989. Agony and the ecstasy.|
|Other author/creator||Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.|
|Other author/creator||Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.|
||Cinema classics collection
Cinema classics collection. ^A787550
||Bonus features include restoration comparison, teaser, trailer, Fox flix: The Bible -- The Robe -- Demetrius and the gladiators -- Satan never sleeps -- Hangman's curse.
||When Pope Julius II (Harrison) commissions Michelangelo (Heston) to paint the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, the artist initially refuses. Virtually forced to do the job by Julius, he later destroys his own work and flees Rome. Eventually resumed, the project becomes a battle of wills fueled by the artistic and temperamental differences that form the core of this movie.
|General note||Originally released as a motion picture in 1965.|
|General note||Based on the novel of the same title by Irving Stone.|
|Credits||Director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; film editor, Samuel E. Beetley ; music composed and conducted by Alex North ; art director, Jack Martin Smith ; production designed by John DeCuir ; set decoration, Dario Simoni ; costume designer, Vittorio Nino Novarese.|
||Charlton Heston, Rex Harrison, Diane Cilento, Harry Andrews, Alberto Lupo, Adolfo Celi.
|Language||Dialogue in English with optional soundtracks in French and Spanish and optional subtitles in English and Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.|