Phaedra Movie Review 1961

Information and Film Reviews for Phaedra the Movie

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Loose and updated adaptation of Euripides' "Hipploytus." Mercouri, the second wife of a rich Greek shipping magnate, is dispatched to London to convince her husband's adult son (Perkins) to come home to Greece. Mercouri and Perkins immediately begin a steamy affair but their return home brings problems for all. Dubbed.

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Available on VHS
Running time 116 minutes.
Originally from Greek, French.

Cast and Crew

Genres
Family Ties, Marriage, Tragedy, Adapted from a Play
Screenplay
Jules Dassin, Margarita Liberaki
Cast
Melina Mercouri, Anthony Perkins, Raf Vallone, Elizabeth Ercy
Director
Jules Dassin
Music
Mikis Theodorakis
Other
Jules Dassin
Producer
Jules Dassin

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