Tim Jules Hull
over 7 years
A workman like epic that lacks the spirit of adventure the story deserves.
Genghis Khan is a 1965 film 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, Stephen Boyd, Robert Morley, Françoise Dorléac, and Telly Savalas. A 70 mm version of the film was released in West Germany. It was filmed in Yugoslavia.
This was also the film debut of three less notable actors: Roger Croucher, Carlo Cura, and Yvonne Shima.