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The Favorite
Directed by:
Jack Smight

Directed by Jack Smight, "The Favorite" (also known as "Favorita, La", "Favoritin, Die") is a 1989 Adventure film . F. Murray Abraham is starring, alongside Maud Adams, Amber O'Shea, James Michael Gregary, Ron Dortch and Laurent Le Doyen.

He stole her innocence. She stole his heart....and his empire.

Who directed "The Favorite":

The Favorite was directed by Jack Smight, an American director, producer, and actor.

Before directing The Favorite, Jack Smight had directed Fast Break, released in 1979, Damnation Alley (1977), Midway (1976), Airport 1975 (1974), The Man from Independence (1974), and The Traveling Executioner (1970).

What is the casting of "The Favorite":

At the casting of The Favorite we find F. Murray Abraham, previously seen in Beyond the Stars (1989) and Der Name der Rose (1986); Maud Adams (Jane and the Lost City (1987), A View to a Kill (1985)); Amber O'Shea [ more... ]

What is the Storyline of "The Favorite":

A young French woman named Aimee is kidnapped and forced into a sultan's harem in Turkey. Fiercely independent, she resists, but must make choices in order to survive. She begins to influence the sultan toward more fair manners of solving his conflicts, but finds herself at odds with another of his wives, who wants her son Mustafa to become the new sultan. As the years pass, she must deal with the new sultan's advances while protecting her adopted son Mahmud, and helping the Ottoman Empire against the [...]

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