The Robe

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  • NR
  • 1953
  • 2 hr 15 min
  • 6.8  (9,494)

The Robe is a Biblical epic film that stars Richard Burton as Marcellus Gallio, a tribune who is in charge of the group that was assigned to crucify Jesus. The 1953 film won the Golden Globe for Best Picture and Academy Awards for Best Art Direction, Color and Best Costume Design, Color. The film was also nominated for a Best Picture Academy Award and Burton received a Best Actor nomination. The Robe is set in ancient Rome during the years 32 A.D. to 38 A.D. Marcellus wins Jesus' robe in a dice game. He is tormented by his role in Jesus' death and haunted by nightmares of the crucifixion. Believing that he has been cursed by the robe, Marcellus returns to Palestine to learn more about the man he helped put to death.

The Robe
The Robe (Trailer 1)
The Robe (Trailer 1)

Trailer - 11 sec

The Robe
The Robe

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Description
The Robe is a Biblical epic film that stars Richard Burton as Marcellus Gallio, a tribune who is in charge of the group that was assigned to crucify Jesus. The 1953 film won the Golden Globe for Best Picture and Academy Awards for Best Art Direction, Color and Best Costume Design, Color. The film was also nominated for a Best Picture Academy Award and Burton received a Best Actor nomination.

The Robe is set in ancient Rome during the years 32 A.D. to 38 A.D. Marcellus wins Jesus' robe in a dice game. He is tormented by his role in Jesus' death and haunted by nightmares of the crucifixion. Believing that he has been cursed by the robe, Marcellus returns to Palestine to learn more about the man he helped put to death.

The Robe is a 1953 drama with a runtime of 2 hours and 15 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.8.

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  • Release Date
    1953
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    2 hr 15 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.8  (9,494)