Unrated | | Drama, History
Details the graphic and shocking, yet undeniably tragic story of Rome's most infamous Caesar, Gaius Germanicus Caligula.
When a print of this movie was sent to London for classification by the British Board of Film Censors, the U.K. government seized the copy on the grounds that it violated the Obscene Publications Act. Eight minutes of the most explicit footage were ... ...
I have existed from the morning of the world and I shall exist until the last star falls from the night. Although I have taken the form of Gaius Caligula, I am all men as I am no man and therefore I am a God.
The credits say "Cast in Order of Appearence," but due to the heavy editing after the "director's cut", they are completely wrong in subsequent versions. Some characters credited in the beginning appear around the end, and vice versa. For example, Proculus is introduced early in the film, yet he is the last billed.
The opening credits are shown over a bleeding coin.
$8,669 (USA) (19 September 1999)
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