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Julius Caesar
Julius Caesar

Julius Caesar 1908

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Julius Caesar 1908

5 mins USA Director. William V. Ranous

A cut-price epic from America’s Vitagraph Studios, notable for its interesting use of low camera angles for the speeches to the crowd and the battle scenes. Several key scenes from the play are presented including Brutus addressing the crowds after Caesar’s murder, Caesar’s ghost visiting Brutus and Brutus falling on his sword.

The cast includes Charles Kent as Caesar, William V. Ranous as Cassius and what’s believed to be Earle Williams as Brutus.

Directed by

William V. Ranous

Featuring

Earle Williams

William V. Ranous

Paul Panzer

Florence Lawrence

Maurice Costello

William Shea

Genres

Historical drama

Collection

Shakespeare on Film

Released

1908

Country

USA

Language

English

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