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Handel: Giulio Cesare

1990 Rated NR 1hr 29m

Director Peter Sellars helms this provocative adaptation of George Frideric Handel's opera "Giulio Cesare," sung in the original Italian by soprano Susan Larson (who plays Cleopatra) and countertenor Jeffrey Gall (in the role of Julius Caesar) but set in a very different locale: a futuristic Middle East. Sellars personally wrote the English subtitles included in this version to match the tone he intended for his vision.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1


English, French, Spanish (Neutral), Chinese Simplified, German

Closed captioned


Language and sound

Italian: PCM Stereo, Italian: DTS 5.1 Surround

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access. This performance spans two discs, both will be shipped to you simultaneously.