Events 1939 – Shooting begins on Paramount Pictures’ Dr. Cyclops, the first horror film photographed in three-strip Technicolor. 1963 – The film Cleopatra, starring Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, is released in US theatres. It was the most expensive film made at the time. 1981 – The first of the Indiana Jones film franchise, Raiders… Read More
Events 1922 – The Toll of the Sea debuts as the first general release film to use two-tone Technicolour. The Gulf Between was the first film to do so, but it was not widely distributed.