Asterix and Obelix vs. Caesar


1h 49m 1999

Brief Synopsis

The year is 50 B.C., and Roman troops have conquered a path through Gaul to reach the English Channel. However, a tiny fortified village in Gaul continues to resist the Roman occupation with the help of a magic potion which turns the odd-ball burghers into unbeatable warriors. When the Romans captur

Film Details

Also Known As
Asterix & Obelix bieden dapper weerstand tegen Caesar, Asterix & Obelix contro Cesare, Asterix & Obelix gegen Caesar, Asterix & Obelix möter Caesar, Asterix and Obelix Take on Caesar, Asterix bei den olympischen Spielen, Asterix e Obelix contro Cesare, Asterix et Obelix contre Cesar
Release Date
1999
Distribution Company
MIRAMAX
Location
Bavaria Studios, Munich, Germany; Arpajon, France; Brittany, France; Paris vicinity, France

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 49m

Synopsis

The year is 50 B.C., and Roman troops have conquered a path through Gaul to reach the English Channel. However, a tiny fortified village in Gaul continues to resist the Roman occupation with the help of a magic potion which turns the odd-ball burghers into unbeatable warriors. When the Romans capture the head Druid, hopeing to discover the secret of the magic potion, Asterix and Obelix must go to his rescue.

Cast

Jean-yves Thual

Tino Perez

Xavier Offant

Patrick Bordier

Michel Elias

Voice

David Snioris

Bonadventure Gacon

Guillaume De Jouvencel

Hatem Laamouri

Arielle Dombasle

Lionel Robert

Loic Baylacq

Martial Courcier

Valerie Veril

Guillaume Van't Hof

Olivier Achard

Benedicte Bos

Udo Jolly

Jean-jacques Devaux

Gerard Depardieu

Michel Galabru

Frack-oliver Bonnet

Martin Zimmermann

Herbert Fux

Fernand Gegout

Daniel Del Ponte

Julien Fournier

Hardy Kruger

Dimitri Jourde

Patrick Le Cornec

Tony Gaultier

Mario Luraschi

Philippe Lehembre

Nicky Marbot

Laetitia Casta

Hardy Hoosman

Sebastien Julhe

Marc Amyot

Stephan Sacquin

John Gottfried

Pascualito Patrick Pierron

John Duval

Jean-pierre Venet

Jean-paul Farre

Roberto Benigni

Christian Clavier

Hans Osner

Andrea Ferreol

Voice

Gaetan Bloom

Michel Muller

Sebastien Brun

Valerie Cadot

Pierre Palmade

Nathalie Massa

Fedele Papalia

Lydie Nury

Pierre Dumer Pascualito

Alexandra Naudet

Bernard Maitre

Olaf Wynants

Jerome Chappatte

Philippe Beautier

Arnaud Lesimple

Frank Vockroth

Carole Rouland

Jean-roger Milo

Anne De Rocquigny Du Favel

Pierre Lafont

Gottfried John

Vincent Martin

Herve Mahieux

Dietmar Mossmer

Jean-pierre Castaldi

Didier Cauchy

Laurent Spielvogel

Marie-pascal Grenier

Fabien Coulon

Emmanuel Daries

Pascal Librizzi

Andre Chaumeau

Claude Pieplu

Patrick Massieu

Daniel Prévost

Jean-marie Paris

Marianne Sägebrecht

Paul Rieger

Jean-francois Drea

Jacques Delaporte

Julie Salgues

Jean-marc Bellu

Laurent Larcher

Beppe Chierici

David Nathanson

Pascal Herbert

Crew

Yves Agostini

Camera Operator

Jean-philippe Angelini

Post-Production Sound

Vincent Arnardi

Sound

Jaques Aucomte

Location Manager

Francis Barrois

Unit Manager

Christian Baudoin

Unit Manager

Renate Bauer

Makeup

Muriel Baurens

Makeup

Klemens Becker

Steadicam Operator

Christophe Belena

Visual Effects

Anthea Bell

Interpreter

Robert Berbegal

Other

Michel Berger

Song

Sabrina Bernard

Makeup

Gisele Bertolino

Other

Gilles Bodu

Costume Designer

Jean-baptiste Bonetto

Special Effects

Patrick Bordier

Production Manager

Nicolas Borowsky

Unit Manager

Hubert Bougis

Original Music

Coralie Boulay

Visual Effects

Nicolas Bouvet

Production

Gianluigi Braschi

Production

Andre Brizard

Other

Fanchon Brule

Dialogue Editor

Brigitte Bumnann

Costume Designer

Manu Campin

3-D Artist

Alain Carsoux

Technical Director

Bruno Castelli

Stunt Coordinator

Frederic Chastagner

Other

Frederic Chauvineau

Animal Trainer

Laurent Chiomento

Unit Manager

Didier Chnatre

Consultant

Christian Clavier

Makeup

Laurent Clavier

Researcher

Dominique Colladant

Makeup

Gilles Conseil

Stunt Coordinator

Sidonie Constantien

Hairdresser

Thierry Cretagne

Unit Manager

Sybille Danzer

Makeup

Stephanie Dargent

Matte Painter

Emily Zinth De Kentzigen

Unit Manager

Herve De Luze

Editor

Patrick De Ranter

Steadicam Operator

Sttphane De Rocquigny

Post-Production Sound

Lorella De Rossi

Makeup

Giuseppe De Siato

Makeup

Veronique Defranoux

Choreographer

Beatrice Delpierre

Other

Guy Demazure

Animal Trainer

Gianetto Derossi

Makeup

Gianetto Derossi

Special Effects

Gianetto Derossi

Hair Stylist

Catherine Deschamps

Unit Manager

Stephanie Deschamps

Unit Manager

Stephane Deverly

Researcher

Yves Domenjoud

Special Effects

Frederic Dubois

Sound

Elda Ferri

Production

Isabelle Filippi

Post-Production Sound

Michel Filippi

Post-Production Sound

Jaqueline Foucet

Titles

Xavier Fourmond

Other

Dieter Frank

Coproducer

Guido Frank

Other

Pia Frank

Makeup

Murielle Freoa

Editor

Nicole Front

Assistant Director

Jean-franc Gandossi

Unit Manager

Claude Garnier

Special Effects

Denis Gastou

Animatronics

Sylvie Gautrelet

Costume Designer

Yannick Giaume

3-D Artist

Lili Gion

Script Supervisor

Pascal Giroux

Production

Olivier Gleyze

Special Effects

Karin Gmur

Casting

Leonard Gmur

Production Manager

Thierry Goblet

Consultant

Rene Goscinny

Characters As Source Material

Pierre Grunstein

Executive Producer

Christine Guegan

Costume Designer

Philippe Guegan

Stunt Coordinator

Said Hajjioui

Editor

Francois Hardy

Animal Services

Gerhard Harsch

Animal Trainer

Monika Hinz

Costume Designer

Beatrice Hoffmann

Assistant Director

Birgit Holzenbein

Costume Designer

Marie Honold

3-D Artist

Vladimir Houbart

Other

Chia Chu Hu

Other

Terry Jones

Writer (Adaptation)

Terry Jones

Screenplay

Katrin Kenk

Costume Designer

Reinhard Kloos

Coproducer

Anton Kocka

Animal Trainer

Ines Kohler

Costume Designer

Alex Kolasinski

Other

Regina Kranzusch

Makeup

Ludwig Kurz

Special Effects

Kareem La Vaullee

Steadicam Operator

Fabien Lacaf

Storyboard Artist

Laure Lacroix

Other

Thomas Langmann

Associate Producer

David Largeaud

Location Manager

Gerard Lauzier

Screenplay

Virginie Le Metayer

Costume Designer

Michel Le Poix

Consultant

Delphine Le Roch

Production

Thierry Lebon

Sound

Sophie Lebret

Costume Designer

Emmanuel Lecourbe

Other

Thierry Leportier

Animal Trainer

Patricia Leray

Script Supervisor

Jeremie Leroux

Other

Yves Lescoeur

Editor

Florence Lespar

Editor

Jerome Levy

Sound Effects

Jurgen Lill

Animal Trainer

Tina Lin

Visual Effects

Didier Lockwood

Soloist

Nathalie Louichon

Unit Manager

Yannick Luce

Location Manager

Heinz Ludwig

Special Effects

Mario Luraschi

Advisor

Ulrike Maas

Makeup

Francoise Malet

Makeup

Sue Mallet

Music Coordinator

Sonja Mantel

Costume Designer

Karine Marchandou

Film To Tape Transfer

Guisi Marone

3-D Artist

Celine Martin

Assistant Director

Pascal Maziere

Sound Effects

Patricia Medjahed

Other

Frank Meise

Animal Trainer

Tina Meister

Costume Designer

Véronique Melery

Set Decorator

Anne Micolod

Costume Designer

Sascha Mieke

Steadicam Operator

Loraine Miller

Interpreter

Pascal Molina

Animatronics

Eric Moreau

Unit Manager

Henri Morelle

Sound

Gérard Moulévrier

Casting

Pascal Moureaux

Consultant

Honore N'guessan

Researcher

Francois-xavier Nallet

3-D Artist

Gerard Nementz

Makeup

Heiner Niehues

Makeup

Gil Noir

Costume Designer

Stephanie Orillard

Makeup

Hakim Ouazad

Other

Marc-antoine Paccosi

Other

Thomas Parnet

Assistant Director

Nate Peck

Music Coordinator

Kristin Pektor

Costume Designer

Arnaud Peltier

Other

Eric Peron

Costume Designer

Michel Perrot

Hairdresser

Christophe Petit

3-D Artist

Ruth Phillipp

Makeup

Tony Pierce-roberts

Director Of Photography

Tony Pierce-roberts

Dp/Cinematographer

Gabriela Pingel

Makeup

Luc Plamondon

Song

Petra Polosek

Costume Designer

Alessio Pompei

Hairdresser

Olivier Poujard

Other

Veronique Pouzou

Costume Designer

Bruno Le Provost

3-D Artist

Isabelle Querrioux

Script Supervisor

Jean Rabasse

Production Designer

Joel Rangon

Sound Engineer

Jose Gomez Rebolo

Other

Annick Redon

Costume Designer

Sacha Redon

Unit Manager

Olivier Revillon

3-D Artist

Nicolas Rey

3-D Artist

Germaine Ribel

Costume Designer

Sandra Ricard

Visual Effects

Anja Richter

Costume Designer

Jaap Rijff

Production

Jean-christophe Roger

Makeup

Lee Ross

Interpreter

Jean-paul Rovela

3-D Artist

Pascal Roy

Assistant Director

Harald Rudiger

Special Effects

Pierre Ruff

Other

Morgan Sagel

3-D Artist

Frederique Saj

Unit Manager

Fabrice Sanchez

Assistant Director

Frederique Santerre

Costume Designer

Michel Sanvoisin

Other

Caroline Sattle

Costume Designer

Iva Sauermann

Makeup

Nicole Saunier

Editor

Mechthild Schmitt

Makeup

Kurt Schonwalder

Costume Designer

Regina Schott

Assistant Director

Film Details

Also Known As
Asterix & Obelix bieden dapper weerstand tegen Caesar, Asterix & Obelix contro Cesare, Asterix & Obelix gegen Caesar, Asterix & Obelix möter Caesar, Asterix and Obelix Take on Caesar, Asterix bei den olympischen Spielen, Asterix e Obelix contro Cesare, Asterix et Obelix contre Cesar
Release Date
1999
Distribution Company
MIRAMAX
Location
Bavaria Studios, Munich, Germany; Arpajon, France; Brittany, France; Paris vicinity, France

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 49m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Summer June 18, 1999

Released in United States 1999

Shown at American Film Market (AFM) in Santa Monica, California February 25 - March 5, 1999.

Completed shooting July 24, 1998.

Began shooting January 26, 1998.

Previous Asterix adaptations include the animated films "Asterix et la Surprise de Cesar" (France/Denmark/1985); "Asterix chez les Britons/Asterix in Britain" (France/Denmark/1988); "Asterix et le Coup de Menhir/Asterix and the Big Fight" (France/Germany/1989); and "Asterix Conquers America" (Germany/1994).

dubbed English

Released in United States Summer June 18, 1999

Released in United States 1999 (Shown at American Film Market (AFM) in Santa Monica, California February 25 - March 5, 1999.)