The Robe is a 1953 American Biblical epic film that tells the story of a Roman military tribune who commands the unit that crucifies Jesus. The film was made by 20th Century Fox and is notable for being the first film released in the widescreen process CinemaScope. Like other early CinemaScope films, The Robe was shot with Henri Chrétien's original Hypergonar Anamorphic lenses.
Demetrius: (awaking to darkness) Is it night?
Jerusalem woman aiding Demetrius: No. It's the middle of the day. This isn't like other days.
Marcellus Gallio: (waking up from a nightmare of Jesus being nailed to the cross) No! No! Stop it! Stop it!
Marcellus Gallio: (runs out on deck) Stop it! Why don't you stop it!
Ship's captain: Stop what, sir?
Marcellus Gallio: Were you out there?
Caligula: Enough for now. He's no use to us dead.
|Release Date||16 September 1953|
|US Box Office||$36,000,000|
|Tagline||The First Picture on the New Miracle Curved Screen !|
|Filming Locations||Corriganville, Ray Corrigan Ranch, Simi Valley, California, USA|
|Sound Mix||4-Track Stereo, 70 mm 6-Track, Mono|