Siddhesh Joshi (Editor)

Theodora (1921 film)

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Covid-19
8/101 Votes Alchetron
8
1 Ratings
100
90
81
70
60
50
40
30
20
10
Rate This

Rate This

Director  Leopoldo Carlucci
Story by  Victorien Sardou
Cinematography  Gaetano di Ventimiglia
Country  Italy
7.8/10 IMDb

Genre  Drama
Producer  Arturo Ambrosio
Language  Silent
Theodora (1921 film) movie poster
Writer  Victorien Sardou (play)
Release date  October 14, 1921
Cast  Rita Jolivet, Ferruccio Biancini, Mariano Bottino
Similar movies  Theodora - Slave Empress (1954), Madame (1961), Cleopatra (1912), That Uncertain Feeling (1941), Madame Sans-Gene (1925)

Theodora (Italian: Teodora) is a 1921 Italian silent film dramatization of the life of the Byzantine empress Theodora.

Contents

Plot

Theodora, a Roman courtesan and former slave girl, marries the Byzantine emperor Justinian and assumes the throne as Empress of Rome. However, a love affair with a handsome Greek leads to revolution and armed conflict in both Byzantium and Rome.

Cast

  • Rita Jolivet ... Teodora Augusta
  • Ferruccio Biancini ... Justinian
  • René Maupré ... Andreas
  • Emilia Rosini ... Antonina
  • Adolfo Trouché ... Belisarius
  • Mariano Bottino ... Marcellus
  • Guido Marciano ... Boia principale
  • Marie Belfiore ... Tamyris
  • Giovanni Motta ... Buzes
  • Leo Sorinello ... Mara
  • G. Rosetti ... Amru
  • Luigi Rinaldi ... Calcante
  • Alfredo ... Philo
  • Alfredo Bertoncelli ... Euphrata
  • Giuliano Gardini ... Cospiratore
  • François Renard ... Cospiratore
  • Pietro Ferrari ... Cospiratore
  • Alberto Belfiore ... Cospiratore
  • References

    Theodora (1921 film) Wikipedia
    Theodora (1921 film) IMDb


    Similar Topics
    Rita Jolivet
    Victorien Sardou
    Paradise Murdered
    Topics
     
    B
    i
    Link
    H2
    L