Fox Archives: Biblical epic ‘The Robe’ (1953), ‘The First Picture on the New Miracle Curved Screen!’


“The Robe,” produced and distributed by 20th Century Fox Film, was released almost 65 years ago and is famous for being the very first film that was released in the widescreen format CinemaScope. A fun fact about the film: The famous French astronomer and inventor Professor Henri Chrétien’s original Hypergonar anamorphic lenses were used to

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