814 total votes
The Robe

The Robe

The Robe is a 1953 American Biblical epic film that tells the story of a Roman military tribune who commands the unit that crucifies Jesus. The film was made by 20th Century Fox and is notable for being the first film released in the widescreen process CinemaScope. Like other early CinemaScope films, The Robe was shot with Henri Chrétien's original Hypergonar Anamorphic lenses. The picture was directed by Henry Koster and produced by Frank Ross. The screenplay was adapted by Gina Kaus, Albert Maltz, and Philip Dunne from the Lloyd C. Douglas novel of the same name. The music score was composed by Alfred Newman and the cinematography was by Leon Shamroy. The first widescreen movi ... more on Wikipedia

The Robe is ranked on...

#34 of 117 The Best Movies with Christian Themes 20.4k votes Including new 2018 Christian movies, this list of movies with Christian themes includes some of the best movies of all ...
#37 of 50 The Best Oscar-Nominated Movies of the 1950s 2.7k votes The 1950s: in America, the decade is synonymous with rock 'n' roll, bobby socks, and the movies. If that last one didn't com...
#17 of 30 The Best 50s War Movies 273 votes As you’ll notice on this list of the best 50s war movies, the type of subjects Hollywood began to tackle between major confl...
#4 of 55 The Best Jean Simmons Movies 802 votes List of the best Jean Simmons movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Jean Simmons's highest grossi...
#8 of 31 The Best Richard Boone Movies 406 votes List of the best Richard Boone movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Richard Boone's highest gros...
#16 of 788 The Best Movies of 1953 4.3k votes List of the best movies of 1953, with movie trailers when available. Action hero Steve McQueen made his first appearance on ...
#9 of 57 The Best Richard Burton Movies 2.5k votes List of the best Richard Burton movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Richard Burton's highest gr...
#21 of 127 The Best Christian Movies 3.0k votes A list of all the best Christian movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. This Christian...
#7 of 51 The Best Dean Jagger Movies 231 votes List of the best Dean Jagger movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Dean Jagger's highest grossing...
#9 of 36 The Best Michael Rennie Movies 209 votes List of the best Michael Rennie movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Michael Rennie's highest gr...
#10 of 73 The Best Cameron Mitchell Movies 329 votes List of the best Cameron Mitchell movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Cameron Mitchell's highes...

The Robe is also found on...

20th Century Fox Movies List Famous Movies Filmed in California List of All Movies Released in 1953 List of Films Scored By Alfred Newman