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The Age of the Medici

1973 Rated NR 4hr 15m

Director Roberto Rossellini shows how the powerful Medici family fostered science and the arts in Renaissance Italy in this impressive trilogy, part of his ambitious effort to document Western civilization's evolution. Originally produced for television, the films focus on merchant prince Cosimo de' Medici -- who manipulated the church and the government to further his business and personal goals -- and on architect Leon Battista Alberti.

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Movie Details

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

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

Italian: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.