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Quarter to Two Before Jesus Christ (1982)
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Quarter to Two Before Jesus Christ (1982)
Original name: Deux heures moins le quart avant Jésus-Christ
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In antique Rome, a simple pepboy for chars becomes involved in a coup against Cesar.
Style: parody, humorous, suspense, realistic, witty, not serious, biting, offbeat
Plot: roman empire, satire, ancient rome, cleopatra, conspiracy, catacomb, julius caesar, heroes, ancient history, gays and lesbians, leadership, gender, disorder, antiquity, gay club, demonstration, christmas, gay, ancient egypt, lion, advertising, television, nightclub, mechanic, strike ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
Place: north africa, africa, europe, rome italy

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