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Titus - SPECIAL EDITION (1999)  link to Titus on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: Red 81 & 82

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IMDb Rating:
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7.3/10 (17250 votes)

Country: English, 162 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Thriller, Drama, History

Director(s): Julie Taymor

Cast: Anthony Hopkins (as Titus Andronicus), Jessica Lange (as Tamora), Raz Degan (as Alarbus), Jonathan Rhys Meyers (as Chiron), Matthew Rhys (as Demetrius)

Medium: Original DVD,

Subtitles: English, Spanish

Plot Outline: War begets revenge. Victorious general, Titus Andronicus, returns to Rome with hostages: Tamora queen of the Goths and her sons. He orders the eldest hewn to appease the Roman dead. He declines the proffered emperor's crown, nominating Saturninus, the last ruler's venal elder son. Saturninus, to spite his brother Bassianus, demands the hand of Lavinia, Titus's daughter. When Bassianus, Lavinia, and Titus's sons flee in protest, Titus stands against them and slays one of his own. Saturninus marries the honey-tongued Tamora, who vows vengeance against Titus. The ensuing maelstrom serves up tongues, hands, rape, adultery, racism, and Goth-meat pie. There's irony in which two sons survive.

Comments: 2 copies

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1

Apr 26, 2017