- Director: Anthony Mann, Mervyn LeRoy,
- Writer: Henryk Sienkiewicz, John Lee Mahin, S.N. Behrman, Sonya Levien,
- StarCast: Abraham Sofaer, Buddy Baer, Deborah Kerr, Felix Aylmer, Finlay Currie, Leo Genn, Marina Berti, Patricia Laffan, Peter Ustinov, Robert Taylor,
- Producer: Irene Howard, Mel Ballerino, Sam Zimbalist,
Synopsis: Set against the back drop of Rome in crisis, General Marcus Vinicius returns to the city from the battle fields and falls in love with a Christian woman, Lygia. Caught in the grip of insanity, Nero's atrocities become more extreme and he burns Rome, laying the blame on the Christians. Vinicius races to save Lygia from the wrath of Nero as the empire of Rome collapses around them.