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Romulus and the Sabines

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Il ratto delle sabine (English: Romulus and the Sabines) is an Italian adventure comedy film from 1961, directed by Richard Pottier, written by Edoardo Anton, starring Roger Moore and Jean Marais. The scenario was based on a novel of André Castelot.[2]

Romulus and the Sabines
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Directed by Richard Pottier
Produced by Films Matignon
Written by Edoardo Anton
Starring Roger Moore
Mylène Demongeot
Jean Marais
Music by Carlo Rustichelli
Cinematography Bitto Albertini
Release date
15 November 1961 (Italy); 15 December 1961 (France)
Running time
98 minutes
Country Italy, France, Yugoslavia
Language Italian
Box office 796,582 admissions (France)[1]




It has been judged that even a "good cast" couldn't save the "misguided" comedy.[3]


  • Hughes, Howard (2011). Cinema Italiano - The Complete Guide From Classics To Cult. London - New York: I.B.Tauris. ISBN 978-1-84885-608-0. 

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Box Office Figures for Jean Marais films". Box Office Story (in French). 
  2. ^ Il Ratto delle sabine (1961) at the Films de France[dead link]
  3. ^ Hughes, p.54f

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