Cleopatra (1963) - (Elizabeth Taylor) Yugoslavian poster
This is an 18.5" x 28" Yugoslavian poster for the 1963 Joseph L. Mankiewizc film Cleopatra based on the histories of Plutarch, Suetonius and Appian, screenplay by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Ranald MacDougall and Sidney Buchman and starring Elizabeth Taylor as Cleopatra. Plot summary: Beginning in the year 48 B.C. Cleopatra forms strategic alliances, first with Caesar, [Rex Harrison, whom she uses to secure the banishment of her rival brother Ptolemy, [Richard O'Sullivan] and then with Mark Antony [Richard Burton] after Caesar's assassination in 44 B.C.
Cast and crew: Ranald MacDougall, Sidney Buchman, Plutarch, Suetonius, Appian, Elizabeth Taylor, Rex Harrison, Richard Burton, Joseph Mankiewicz, Pamela Brown, George Cole, Hume Cronyn, Cesare Danova, Kenneth Haigh, andrew Keir, Martin Landau, Roddy McDowall, Robert Stephens, Francesca Annis, Grégoire Aslan, Martin Benson