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Oedipus the King
Directed by:
Philip Saville

"Oedipus the King" is a Drama film directed by Philip Saville, released on September 18 of 1968 in the USA , starring Christopher Plummer, Lilli Palmer, Richard Johnson, Orson Welles, Cyril Cusack and Roger Livesey.

An unsurpassed cast in one of the great plays of the ages -- now on the screen!

Who directed "Oedipus the King":

Oedipus the King was directed by Philip Saville, an English actor, director, and writer.

Before directing Oedipus the King, Philip Saville had directed . Since, he directed The Best House in London, released in 1969, The Fruit Machine (1988), The Gospel of Mark (2005).

What was the release date of "Oedipus the King":

Oedipus the King was first released on Wednesday, September 18, 1968, in the United States. Also released on this day were Salt and Pepper (dir. Richard Donner), Funny Girl (dir. William Wyler), and The Immortal Story (dir. Orson Welles). This was fifty-one (51) years ago.

It has been released on December, 1967 in the United Kingdom.

What is the cast of "Oedipus the King":

At the casting of Oedipus the King we find Christopher Plummer, previously seen in The Night of the Generals (1967) and Triple Cross (1966); Lilli Palmer (The Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders (1965), Miracle of the White Stallions (1963)); Richard Johnson (Danger Route (1967), Deadlier Than the Male (1967)) [ more... ]

  • Roger Livesey and Lilli Palmer, Richard Johnson also appeared in The Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders, released in 1965.

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