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Laurence Olivier as Marcus Licinius Crassus in Spartacus (1960)

Source: The Official Trailer for "Spartacus".

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Released in the USA on October 06 of 1960, "Spartacus" (also known as "Spartacus: Rebel Against Rome") is an Action/Adventure/Biography/Drama/History/Romance/War film directed by Stanley Kubrick, and written by Dalton Trumbo , starring Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, Charles Laughton, Peter Ustinov and John Gavin.

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Photo of Laurence Olivier (Marcus Licinius Crassus) issued from "Spartacus"
Photo of "Marcus Licinius Crassus", as portrayed by Laurence Olivier in "Spartacus" (1960).
(Source: The Official Trailer)

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Photo of Laurence Olivier, portraying "Marcus Licinius Crassus" This picture comes from the video of the trailer available for "Spartacus", at least this is what the submitter advised.

Laurence Olivier was an English actor, producer, and director.

As an actor, Laurence Olivier has been seen in movies such as A Bridge Too Far, released in 1977 in which he portrays Dr. Jan Spaander, Term of Trial (1962) (character: Graham Weir), The Entertainer (1960) (Archie Rice), The Yellow Ticket (1931) (Julian Rolfe), Romeo and Juliet (1968), and The Magic Box (1951).

More details about the film "Spartacus":

Starring Kirk Douglas (Spartacus), Laurence Olivier (Marcus Licinius Crassus), Jean Simmons (Varinia), Charles Laughton (Sempronius Gracchus), Peter Ustinov (Lentulus Batiatus) and John Gavin (Julius Caesar), "Spartacus" (also known as "Spartacus: Rebel Against Rome") is an Action/Adventure/Biography/Drama/History/Romance/War film directed by Stanley Kubrick, and written by Dalton Trumbo, released in the USA on October 06 of 1960.

Here are some memorable quotes from "Spartacus"
Gladiators don't make friends. If we're ever matched in the arena together, I have to kill you.(Woody Strode/"Draba")
I am Spartacus!(Kirk Douglas as "Spartacus")
Maybe there's no peace in this world, for us or for anyone else, I don't know. But I do know that, as long as we live, we must remain true to ourselves.("Spartacus"/Kirk Douglas)

As an actor, Charles Laughton has worked on movies such as The Man on the Eiffel Tower, released in 1950 playing Inspector Jules Maigret, Mutiny on the Bounty (1935) in which he portrays Bligh, The Tuttles of Tahiti (1942) in which he portrays Jonas Tuttle, The Strange Door (1951) playing Sire Alain de Maletroit, The Sign of the Cross (1932) (character: Emperor Nero), and Arch of Triumph (1948) as Ivon Haake.

As an actor, John Gavin has acted in movies such as Midnight Lace, released in 1960 as Brian Younger, Imitation of Life (1959) as Steve Archer, A Time to Love and a Time to Die (1958) playing Ernst Graeber, The Madwoman of Chaillot (1969) portraying The Reverend, Tammy Tell Me True (1961) portraying Thomas 'Tom' Freeman, and Pussycat, Pussycat, I Love You (1970) playing Grant Granite.

About the film maker, Stanley Kubrick:

Stanley Kubrick was an American director, writer, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer, and actor. Stanley Kubrick has directed movies such as Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, released in 1964, The Killing (1956), Fear and Desire (1953), Barry Lyndon (1975), Lolita (1962), and Eyes Wide Shut (1999).

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Source: The Official Trailer for "Spartacus".

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