Demetrius and the Gladiators (1954)

Audience Score
The story picks up at the point where The Robe ends following the martyrdom of Diana and Marcellus Christs robe is conveyed to Peter for safekeeping but the emperor Caligula wants it back to benefit from its powers Marcellus former slave Demetrius seeks to prevent this and catches the eye of Messalina wife to Caligulas uncle Claudius Messalina tempts Demetrius he winds up fighting in the arena and wavers in his faith

Demetrius Collection

The Robe and Demetrius and the Gladiators bring Demetrius's entire story to life. Although the names of both productions are not similar; the characters and events give continuity to the story. Both productions are well defined in their timeline.

Movie Details

Theatrical Release:June 16th, 1954
On DVD & Blu-ray:March 14th, 2006 - Buy DVD
Movie Budget:$4,500,000
Original Language:English
Production Companies:20th Century Fox