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Esther and the King (1960)

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Release Date
Feb 17, 1961 (Italy)

Running Time
1 hour, 49 minutes

Country Italy, USA

Studio 20th Century Fox, Raoul Walsh Productions

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Other Titles
• Esther and the King
• Das Schwert von Persien (1961)
• Esther e il Re

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Genre: Drama, Epic, Religion, Love Triangle, Marriage, Infidelity

Plot: After his wife is murdered, Persian King Ahasuerus (Richard Egan) chooses Esther (Joan Collins), a Jewish woman, to be his bride. But Esther faces a severe test when she and other Jews are required to renounce their faith. Based on the Old Testament, this epic recreates the tale which is the basis for Purim.

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 Directed by
Mario Bava
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Raoul Walsh
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 Written by
Ennio De Concini
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Joan Collins
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Rik Battaglia
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Richard Egan
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Denis O'Dea
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Renato Baldini
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Gabriele Tinti
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 Music By
Angelo Francesco Lavagnino
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Roberto Nicolosi
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