1960 8 Stars Oscar Award(4) Winner - Widescreen Edition- the fictional story of an uprising of slaves across the Italian Peninsula in 73 BC and the armies, one led by Marcus Licinius Crassus (Sir Laurence Olivier), that were deployed to fight the uprising. Kirk Douglas as Spartacus and John Gavin as Julius Caesar plus many more. Lots of action, battle scenes, and romance. It's a classic and showcases some of the cast's best work. Rated PG-13, 2 Tapes - Just a little over 3 hours in length total but well worth the time.