Genghis Khan (1965 film)

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Genghis Khan
Directed byHenry Levin
Produced byIrving Allen
Written byBeverley Cross (screenplay)
Berkely Mather (story)
Clarke Reynolds (screenplay)
StarringOmar Sharif
Stephen Boyd
James Mason
Music byDušan Radić
CinematographyGeoffrey Unsworth
Edited byGeoffrey Foot
Distributed byColumbia Pictures
Release datesApril 15, 1965 (Germany)
June 23, 1965 (U.S.)
July 31, 1965 (Japan)
August 30, 1965 (Sweden)
August 30, 1965 (UK)
September 22, 1965 (France)
October 2, 1965 (Italy)
October 14, 1965 (Hong Kong)
November 5, 1965 (Finland)
December 10, 1965 (Australia)
May 23, 1966 (Denmark)
Running time127 min.
CountryUnited Kingdom
Yugoslavia
LanguageEnglish
Box office$2,250,000[1]
 
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For other uses, see Genghis Khan (disambiguation).
Genghis Khan
Directed byHenry Levin
Produced byIrving Allen
Written byBeverley Cross (screenplay)
Berkely Mather (story)
Clarke Reynolds (screenplay)
StarringOmar Sharif
Stephen Boyd
James Mason
Music byDušan Radić
CinematographyGeoffrey Unsworth
Edited byGeoffrey Foot
Distributed byColumbia Pictures
Release datesApril 15, 1965 (Germany)
June 23, 1965 (U.S.)
July 31, 1965 (Japan)
August 30, 1965 (Sweden)
August 30, 1965 (UK)
September 22, 1965 (France)
October 2, 1965 (Italy)
October 14, 1965 (Hong Kong)
November 5, 1965 (Finland)
December 10, 1965 (Australia)
May 23, 1966 (Denmark)
Running time127 min.
CountryUnited Kingdom
Yugoslavia
LanguageEnglish
Box office$2,250,000[1]

Genghis Khan is a 1965 film depicting the life and conquests of the Mongol emperor Genghis Khan. It was released in the United Kingdom and the United States in 1965 by Columbia Pictures, and was directed by Henry Levin, and starred Omar Sharif, who that same year starred in another epic, Doctor Zhivago. The film also starred James Mason, Stephen Boyd, Robert Morley, Françoise Dorléac, and Telly Savalas. A 70 mm version of the film was released by CCC Film in West Germany. It was filmed in Yugoslavia.

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  1. ^ Anticipated rentals accruing distributors in North America. See "Top Grossers of 1965", Variety, 5 January 1966 p 36

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