A landmark in world cinema, this lavish and innovative silent Italian epic recounts the Punic wars between Rome and Carthage as seen through the eyes of a young woman kidnapped by pirates. The stunning battle scenes and groundbreaking camerawork influenced D.W. Griffith's filming of "Intolerance." Lidia Quaranta, Umberto Mozzato and Francesca Bertini star. 123 min. Standard; Soundtrack: music score. Silent with music score.