The Robe

(1953)

Overview

Marcellus is a tribune in the time of Christ. He is in charge of the group that is assigned to crucify Jesus. Drunk, he wins Jesus' homespun robe after the crucifixion. He is tormented by nightmares and delusions after the event. Hoping to find a way to live with what he has done, and still not believing in Jesus, he returns to Palestine to try and learn what he can of the man he killed.

  1. Philip Dunne

    Screenplay

  2. Lloyd C. Douglas

    Novel

  3. Albert Maltz

    Screenplay

  4. Henry Koster

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Richard Burton

    Richard Burton

    Marcellus Gallio

  2. Jean Simmons

    Jean Simmons

    Diana

  3. Victor Mature

    Victor Mature

    Demetrius

  4. Jay Robinson

    Jay Robinson

    Caligula

  5. Richard Boone

    Richard Boone

    Pontius Pilate

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The Robe
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Status Released

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  • September 16, 1953
    NR
    Theatrical

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    No rating information.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 15m

Budget $4,100,000.00

Revenue $36,000,000.00

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