The Agony and the Ecstasy

Also Known As

Agonia e Êxtase ( Brazil ), Agonia kai ekstasis ( Greece ), El tormento y el éxtasis ( Spain ), Il tormento e l'estasi ( Italy ), Inferno und Ekstase ( West Germany ), Irving Stone's The Agony and the Ecstasy ( ), L'extase et l'agonie ( France ), La agonía y el éxtasis ( Venezuela ), Michelangelo - smerte og ekstase ( Denmark ), Michelangelo - Inferno und Ekstase ( West Germany ), Tuska ja hurmio ( Finland ), Udreka i ekstaza ( Poland ), Vånda och extas ( Sweden )


The Agony and the Ecstasy

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Charlton Heston


Rex Harrison

Pope Julius II

Diane Cilento

Contessina de'Medici

Harry Andrews



Pope Julius is eager to leave behind works by which he will be remembered. To this end he cajoles Michelangelo into painting the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. When not on the battlefield uniting Italy, the Pope nags Michelangelo to speed up his painful work on the frescoes.

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This is a IMDB page Review18 February 2013

IMDB Review:

Agony and the Ecstasy is one heck of an attempt to be a big of a movie as possible. Its details the story of Pope Juliuss commissioning of a reluctant Michelangelo to paint the roof of the Sistine chapel fer heavens sakes!! It also two of the stars That Mattered In The 60s, Rex... more





I thought that someone would have seen it by now.29 January 2012

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