Now, for the first time, the acclaimed epic starring OSCAR® Winners Charlton Heston and Rex Harrison** is available on Blu-ray™! Despite the grueling physical demands involved, renowned Renaissance artist Michelangelo (Heston) spends more than four years creating the Sistine Chapel’s spectacular ceiling fresco. All the while, he questions his own religious views and battles with the man who commissioned him, Pope Julius II (Harrison).
*1965: Cinematography (Color), Art Direction (Color), Costume Design (Color), Sound, Music (Score). **Heston: 1949, Actor, Ben-Hur; 1978, Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award. Harrison: 1964, Actor, My Fair Lady.
**Theatrical Feature Blu-ray