Romulus and the Sabines

Il ratto delle sabine (English: The Rape of the Sabine) 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.[1] The film was also known under the title "L'Enlèvement des Sabines" (France), "Il ratto delle sabine" (Italy), "Les femmes de Sabine" (Canada, French title), "Der Raub der Sabinerinnen " (West Germany), "El rapto de las sabinas" (Spain), "Romulus and the Sabines" (USA), "O Rapto das Sabinas" (Portugal).

Romulus and the Sabines
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Directed byRichard Pottier
Produced byFilms Matignon
Written byEdoardo Anton
StarringRoger Moore
Mylène Demongeot
Jean Marais
Music byCarlo Rustichelli
Release date
15 November 1961 (Italy); 15 December 1961 (France)
Running time
98 minutes
CountriesItaly, France, Yugoslavia


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  1. ^ Il Ratto delle sabine (1961) at the Films de France Archived 2011-06-15 at the Wayback Machine

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