July 31, 1963
Genre(s): Drama, Romance, History
When Caesar falls in love with Cleopatra, a member of the Egyptian royal family, she becomes queen and uses her allure and influence to become one of the most legendary rulers of all time. However, her life is not a tale of constant triumph. It is equally marked with tragedy, and she faces several devastating blows even after achieving her sought-after power. From the love of Caesar that would lead her to the highest throne in Rome to the passion of Mark Antony that would create significant strife upon her return to Egypt, Cleopatra must weather heartache and frustration again and again as she struggles to survive and thrive in a time of great uncertainty. The way that she manages herself makes her a legend.