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Genghis Khan
Directed by Henry Levin
Produced by Irving Allen
Written by Beverley Cross (screenplay)/Berkely Mather (story)/Clarke Reynolds (screenplay)
Starring Omar Sharif/Stephen Boyd/James Mason/Susanne Hsiao
Music by Dušan Radić
Cinematography Geoffrey Unsworth
Editing by Geoffrey Foot
Distributed by Columbia Pictures
Release date(s) Europe April 15, 1965
North America June 23, 1965
Asia July 31, 1965
Europe August 30, 1965
Europe August 30, 1965
Europe September 22, 1965
Europe October 2, 1965
Asia October 14, 1965
Europe November 5, 1965
Oceania December 10, 1965
Europe May 23, 1966
Running time 127 minutes
Country  United Kingdom
Language English

Genghis Khan is among the most famous film versions 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. A 70 mm version of the film was released in West Germany. It was actually filmed in Yugoslavia.

This was also the film debut of three less notable actors: Roger Croucher, Carlo Cura, and Yvonne Shima.


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