"Masada" ( Austria, Greece, West Germany) "Dödsfiender" ( Sweden) "Dødsfjender" ( Denmark (theatrical title)) "The Antagonists" ( UK) "Veriviholliset" ( Finland (theatrical title))
Flavius Silva, commander in Roman Judea, wants to reach a reasonable compromise with the Jewish Zealots and withdraw his legion. Events and personalities in Rome, however, lead to his besieging the fortress of Masada. There the engineering genius of the Romans must fight both the harsh climate and landscape, and the passion and ingenuity of Eleazar Ben Yair and his people.
Actors movie: Masada
- story "The Antagonists"
- General Cornelius Flavius Silva
- Eleazar ben Yair
- Rubrius Gallus
- Senator Pomponius Falco
- Joshua (Butcher) (as Reuben Bar Yotam)