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The Robe

action & adventure, drama


A physically and emotionally deteriorated Roman tribune is ordered to execute Jesus Christ in this lavish adaptation of the best-selling novel.

Rotten Tomatoes® scores

  • Critic Score
    33%
  • Audience Score
    68%

movie reviews from Rotten Tomatoes®

  • Tomatometer®

    33%
    reviews counted: 5
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  • Audience

    68%

Top Critic Reviews

Rotten: hackneyed Golden Age hokum

- Bill Gibron, Filmcritic.com, Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Rotten: Insufferably wooden.

- David Cornelius, DVDTalk.com, Thursday, June 24, 2010

Rotten: Important historically as the first CinemaScope feature film.

- Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews, Monday, July 19, 2010

Audience Reviews

5 stars

A touching story, with a gorgeous Richard Burton (who is also one of the best actors) playing the lead. He and Jean Simmons make a perfect match. The story is a perfect example of standing up for your faith! All Christians should see this movie!

- corbinbleulover, Thursday, January 4, 2007

5 stars

A touching story, with a gorgeous Richard Burton (who is also one of the best actors) playing the lead. He and Jean Simmons make a perfect match. The story is a perfect example of standing up for your faith! All Christians should see this movie!

- corbinbleulover, Thursday, January 4, 2007

5 stars

A touching story, with a gorgeous Richard Burton (who is also one of the best actors) playing the lead. He and Jean Simmons make a perfect match. The story is a perfect example of standing up for your faith! All Christians should see this movie!

- corbinbleulover, Thursday, January 4, 2007