The Battle of Austerlitz
The Battle of Austerlitz ★★ Austerlitz 1960 (PG)
Ambitious but numbing costume drama about the events leading up to the epic battle between Napoleon and the overwhelming forces of the Czar and the Austrian Emperor at Austerlitz. Napoleon won. Film has been drastically cut from original 166 minute release. Watch director Gance's silent version, “Napoleon,” for a truly epic experience. 123m/C VHS . FR IT YU Claudia Cardinale, Martine Carol, Rossano Brazzi, Vittorio De Sica, Jean Marais, Ettore Manni, Jack Palance, Orson Welles; D: Abel Gance.