The Robe

Henry Koster (director)
Lloyd C. Douglas (novel)
Gina Kaus, Albert Maltz, Philip Dunne (screenwriters)
Richard Burton, Jean Simmons, Victor Mature (starring)

Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1953. Vintage program for the 1953 film.

Based on the 1942 novel by Lloyd C. Douglas, about a Roman military tribune who commands the unit responsible for crucifying Jesus Christ. The first film released in the widescreen process CinemaScope, shot with Henri Chretien's original Hypergonar anamorphic lenses.

16 pages, saddle stitched, 9 x 12 inches. Very Good plus overall.

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[Book #154106]