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Spartacus is a 1960 American historical drama film directed by Stanley Kubrick and based on the novel of the same name by Howard Fast about the historical life of Spartacus and the Third Servile War. The film stars Kirk Douglas as the rebellious slave Spartacus who leads a violent revolt against the decadent Roman empire. The film was awarded four Oscars and stands today as one of the greatest classics of the Sword and Sandal genre.

Role Credit
Director: Stanley Kubrick
Writer: Dalton Trumbo
Producer: Kirk Douglas , Edward Lewis
Composer, Score: Alex North
Cast: Kirk Douglas , Laurence Olivier , Jean Simmons , Charles Laughton , Peter Ustinov , John Gavin , Joanna Barnes , Harold J. Stone , Woody Strode , Tony Curtis

Golden Globe Awards