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The robe / [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by Frank Ross ; screenplay by Albert Maltz and Philip Dunne ; adaptation by Gina Kaus ; directed by Henry Koster.

Format Video (Blu-ray)
EditionSpecial ed.
Publication InfoBeverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2009]
Description1 videodisc (133 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Other author/creatorRoss, Frank, 1904-1990.
Other author/creatorMaltz, Albert, 1908-1985.
Other author/creatorDunne, Philip, 1908-1992.
Other author/creatorKaus, Gina, 1893-1985.
Other author/creatorKoster, Henry, 1905-1988.
Other author/creatorBurton, Richard, 1925-1984.
Other author/creatorSimmons, Jean, 1929-2010.
Other author/creatorMature, Victor.
Other author/creatorRennie, Michael.
Other author/creatorRobinson, Jay, 1930-2013
Other author/creatorJagger, Dean, 1903-1991.
Other author/creatorThatcher, Torin, 1905-1981.
Other author/creatorBoone, Richard.
Other author/creatorSt. John, Betta.
Other author/creatorMorrow, Jeff, 1907-1993.
Other author/creatorThesiger, Ernest, 1879-1961
Other author/creatorAddams, Dawn, 1930-1985.
Other author/creatorAskin, Leon.
Other author/creatorDouglas, Lloyd C. (Lloyd Cassel), 1877-1951. Robe.
Other author/creatorTwentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Other author/creatorTwentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Abstract Marcellus is a Roman tribune in the time of Christ. He is in charge of the group of men that are assigned to crucify Jesus. After the crucifixion, he becomes drunk and wins Jesus' homespun robe. He becomes tormented by nightmares and delusions after the event. Hoping to find a way to live with what he has done, but still not believing in Jesus, he returns to Palestine to try and learn what he can of the man he killed.
General noteTitle from container.
General noteBased on the novel by Lloyd C. Douglas.
General noteOriginally released as a motion picture in 1953.
General noteSpecial features: Introduction by Martin Scorsese; commentary by film composer David Newman and film historians Jon Burlingame, Julie Kirgo and Nick Redman; isolated score: the music of The robe: Alfred Newman's score; "The making of The robe" featurette; "The Cinemascope story" featurette; "From scripture to script: the Bible and Hollywood" featurette; audio interview with screenwriter Philip Dunn (1969); Fox Movietonews; still galleries; interactive pressbook ; Picture-in-Picture: "The robe times two:" a comparison of widescreen and standard versions; "A seamless faith, the real-life search for The robe" interactive featurette.
Cast Richard Burton, Jean Simmons, Victor Mature, Michael Rennie, Jay Robinson, Dean Jagger, Torin Thatcher, Richard Boone, Betta St. John, Jeff Morrow, Ernest Thesiger, Dawn Addams, Leon Askin.
Audience Not rated.
Technical detailsBlu-ray disc, region A, widescreen (2.55:1); Dolby DTS-HD Master 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 4.0 surround, Dolby Digital 1.0 mono., AVC @ 21 MBPS, 50 GB, dual-layer, 1080p High Definition.
Technical detailsThis Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players.
Technical detailsBonusView (Picture-in-Picture special features only)-enabled player required.
Terms of useThis Blu-ray disc is copy protected.
LanguageEnglish (DTS-HD 5.1, Dolby 4.0), dubbed French (Dolby 1.0) or dubbed Portuguese (Dolby 1.0) dialogue, Cantonese, Korean, Mandarin, Portuguese, Spanish, Thai subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
UPC 024543570080 80
Publisher number2257008 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
Stock numberMidwest Tape

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