Cleopatra was filmed in a meticulously crafted grandeur with Elizabeth Taylor playing the Title Role of the beautiful Egyptian Monarch who tried to control Egypt and Rome by seducing many a powerful Kings that included the greatest Roman Emperor Julius Caesar and the ace Military Commander Mark Anthony. The Movie's mind-boggling budget nearly made 20th Century Fox go bust. One of the most talked about Hollywood Production, for both fame and Infamy. The Movie is directed by Joseph L.Mankiewicz which is remarkable for the sets with larger than Life persona's. This 4hr and 11min long movie won 4 Oscars.