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The Crusades

1935 Rated NR 2hr 6m

Cecil B. DeMille directed this lavish epic about the holy wars, which earned an Oscar nod for Best Cinematography. In medieval Europe, the Christians are planning war against the Saracens, who have taken over Jerusalem. To finance the Christians' effort, England's King Richard (Henry Wilcoxon) weds wealthy Princess Berengaria (Loretta Young), but when Saracen leader Saladin (Ian Keith) kidnaps her, things get personal between the rulers.

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Movie Details

1936 Academy Award®
  • Best Cinematography nominee
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1


English, French, Spanish (Neutral)

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.