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Marco the Magnificent

Marco the Magnificent

A Feature film by Denys de la Patellière, Noel Howard, Raoul Levy

Produced by Société Nouvelle de Cinématographie (SNC)

Release in France : 06/08/1965

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Actors (14)

Production and distribution (3)

TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

TV broadcasts: details by country

Synopsis

A young Venetian Marco Polo is sent by Pope Gregory, with his father and uncle, to carry a message of peace to the powerful ruler of China, Kublai Khan.  The journey is long and hazardous and Marco Polo must fend of some dangerous opponents, including the Old Man of the Mountains and the Khan’s son, a Mongol Warrior who is opposed to any peace treaty with the West…

Full credits (11)

Dialogue Writer :

Jean-Paul Rappeneau

Co-producer :

René Pignières

Sound recordists :

Jean Labussière, Pierre-Henri Goumy

Music Composer :

Georges Garvarentz

Costume designer :

Jacques Fonteray

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Adventure

Production language :

French

Coproducer countries :

France, Italy, Yugoslavia, Afghanistan, Egypt

Original French-language productions :

Unknown

Nationality :

Minority French (France, Italy, Yugoslavia, Afghanistan, Egypt)

Production year :

1965

French release :

06/08/1965

Runtime :

2 h 2 min

Current status :

Released

Visa number :

28353

Visa issue date :

25/06/1965

Approval :

Unknown

Production formats :

35mm

Color type :

Color

Aspect ratio :

2.35

Audio format :

Mono