- Rated: Not Rated
- Closed captioning available
- Run Time: 1 hours, 37 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: April 18, 2000
- Originally Released: 1966
- Label: MGM (Video & DVD)
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Letterbox - 1.85
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 1.85
- Dolby Digital Mono - English
- Dolby Surround - English
- Additional Release Material:
- Trailers: Original Theatrical Trailer
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Academy Awards 1966 -
Best Adapted or Musical Song/Score: Ken Thorne
Uncut - 11/01/2007
3 stars out of 5 -- "[The film] boasts inspired casting....Phil Silvers glitters....Michael Hordern is disturbingly persuasive..."
Based on the Broadway musical comedy, this farce set in Ancient Rome follows slave and scam-artist Pseudolus (Zero Mostel in a signature role) as he attempts to win his freedom by brokering the sale of a virgin. Stephen Sondheim's score adds to the appeal.
- Features Buster Keaton in his second-to-last screen appearance.
- Filmed in DeLuxe color.