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The Story of Mankind(1957)

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Brief Synopsis

Satan and the spirit of mankind contend for the future of humanity.

Cast & Crew

Irwin Allen Director
Ronald Colman Spirit of Man
Hedy Lamarr Joan of Arc
Groucho Marx Peter Minuit
Harpo Marx Isaac Newton
Virginia Mayo Cleopatra
Agnes Moorehead Queen Elizabeth I
Vincent Price Mr. Scratch, also known as The Devil
Charles Coburn Hippocrates
Cedric Hardwicke High judge
Cesar Romero Spanish envoy
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 8 Nov 1957
Release Date:  1957 Production Date:  [1.85:1]
EBXX; AFI*
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System), Stereo Production Co:  Cambridge Productions
Duration(mins):  99-100 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Of Course and Mankind

    H.A.C. 2017-07-30

    For a cursory view of Western Civilzatio/Cultire's history, this movie made it look schizoid with episodic fits of genius & timeles liberal... MORE>

  • History of the Workd?

    Teresa L 2017-01-30

    I kept waiting for Mel Brooks to show up. Wonder if this was his inspiration for "History of the World Pt.1". I felt embarrassed for the stars of... MORE>

  • Ambitious for Its Day but Silly Now

    pegarino 2014-06-23

    I know, today this film seems contrived, laughable and utterly full of itself. A bloated Technicolor curiosity boasting a lengthy roster of nearly every... MORE>