Alexander the Great (1968)

Alexander the Great





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One of the most famous of unsold TV pilots, Alexander the Great stars William Shatner in the title role. Nine months in the making, this lavish 60-minute drama recreates the battle between the Greeks and Persians at Issus (filmed near St. George, Utah). Hoping to attract as wide an audience as possible, producer Albert McCreery included an elaborate orgy sequence, with Alexander consuming mass quantities of wine as dancing girls undulate all around him. According to costar Adam West, it was this … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Television
Directed By:
On DVD: Aug 15, 2006
MGM Television

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ok historical pic but skip this and see the richard burton version or the newer version from director oliver stone.

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