Tuesday, Sep 25, 2018 7:00p -
55 Davis Square
Somerville, MA 02144
< 21, Alcohol, Date Idea, Film, Festivals & Fairs
Catch Spartacus (1960) in 70mm at the Somerville Theatre on a nice Tuesday evening!
The movie begins at 7:15 pm and tickets can be purchased through http://20163.formovietickets.com:2235/T.ASP?WCI=BT&Page=schedule&SelectedDate=20180925
Winner of 4 Academy Awards including Best Actor & Cinematography
Stanley Kubrick Directs the Dalton Trumbo Screenplay
Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, Charles Laughton,
Peter Ustinov, John Gavin & Tony Curtis Star!
Spartacus (Kirk Douglas) is a rebellious slave purchased by Lentulus Batiatus (Peter Ustinov), owner of a school for gladiators. For the entertainment of corrupt Roman senator Marcus Licinius Crassus (Laurence Olivier), Batiatus' gladiators are to stage a fight to the death. On the night before the event, the enslaved trainees are "rewarded" with female companionship. Spartacus' companion for the evening is Varinia (Jean Simmons), a slave from Brittania. When Spartacus later learns that Varinia has been sold to Crassus, he leads 78 fellow gladiators in revolt. Word of the rebellion spreads like wildfire, and soon