YMMV / The Agony and the Ecstasy

  • Ensemble Darkhorse: Charlton Heston as Michaelangelo (a rare occasion for the lead role being this) Diane Cilento as Contessina de'Medici.
  • Prolonged Prologue: The film starts with a 12-minute mini-documentary showcasing Michelangelo's greatest works.
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