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The Affairs of Messalina

The Affairs of Messalina

A Feature film by Carmine Gallone

Release in France : 19/12/1951

    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.

    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

    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