Galileo

(1968)
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Somewhat overshadowed by Joseph Losey's 1975 film on the same subject, the 1968 Italian/Bulgarian biopic Galileo is a worthwhile picture in its own right. Irish stage and screen actor Cyril Cusack is well-cast as Galileo Galilei, famed astronomer and unintentional icon-buster. Stirring up controversy with his theory that the Earth is not the center of the Universe, Galileo is given a going-over by the Vatican legal system.

  1. Liliana Cavani

    Director, Writer

  2. Tullio Pinelli

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Cyril Cusack

    Cyril Cusack

    Galileo

  2. Georgi Kaloyanchev

    Georgi Kaloyanchev

    Giordano Bruno

  3. Nikolay Doychev

    Belarmin

  4. Miroslav Mindov

    Kardinal Bordzhiya

  5. Georgi Cherkelov

    Georgi Cherkelov

    Toskana's ambasador

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Galileo

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Status Released

Release Information

  • September 7, 1968
    Theatrical

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Original Language Italian

Runtime 1h 45m

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79

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