About the film
Release Date: July 31, 1960
|Production Companies||:||Cineproduzione Emo Bistolfi|
|Writers||:||Ennio De Concini|
Messalina was the Roman noblewoman who inveigled ageing emperor Claudio into marriage. Once ensconced on the throne, Messalina launched a reign of terror that shook the empire to its very foundations. The subject of countless film treatments, Rome's most villified empress is herein played by British actress Belinda Lee.