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The Affairs of Messalina

The Affairs of Messalina

A Feature film by Carmine Gallone

Release in France : 19/12/1951

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Actors (12)

Production and distribution (4)

Co-production :

Filmsonor Marceau

Film exports/foreign sales :

Editions René Château

Foreign production companies :

Suevia Films, Produzioni Gallone

French distribution :

Filmsonor Marceau

TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

TV broadcasts: details by country

Synopsis

Sleeping her way to the top, Messaline weds Emperor Augustus (Memo Bessani), all the while entertaining dozens of virile young males. Enjoying unbridled power, the empress holds the entire Roman Empire in her grip. When her husband and courtiers fail to satisfy her, she takes to the streets disguised as a prostitute to sexually exploit a few average citizens.

Full credits (7)

Executive Producer :

Georges Lourau

Foreign producers :

Cesaréo González, Carmine Gallone

Production Manager :

Jacques Planté

Production Designer :

Gastone Medin

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Historical

Production language :

French

Coproducer countries :

Italy, France, Spain

Original French-language productions :

Unknown

Production year :

1951

French release :

19/12/1951

Runtime :

1 h 49 min

Current status :

Released

Visa number :

11919

Visa issue date :

18/12/1951

Approval :

Unknown

Production formats :

35mm

Color type :

Black & White

Aspect ratio :

1.37

Audio format :

Mono