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Hercules Unchained (1959)

G
98 min | Adventure, Fantasy

While negotiating peace between two brothers contesting the throne of Thebes, an amnesiac Hercules is seduced by the evil Queen Omphale.
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Writers
Pietro Francisci (story) (screenplay) | Sophocles (story based on: play "Oedipus at Colonus") | Aeschylus (story based on: play "The Seven Against Thebes") | Ennio De Concini (screenplay)
Cinematographer
Mario Bava (lighting director)
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$5,450,000
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Release date
Jul 13, 1960 (United States)

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Steve Reeves
Hercules Hercules   See fewer
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Gabriele Antonini
Ulysses - Son of Laertes Ulysses - Son of Laertes   See fewer
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Sergio Fantoni
Eteocles Eteocles   See fewer
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Fulvia Franco
Anticlea - Mother of Ulysses Anticlea - Mother of Ulysses   See fewer
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Carlo D'Angelo
Creonte - High Priest of Thebes Creonte - High Priest of Thebes   See fewer
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Marisa Valenti
Ulysses' Bride Ulysses' Bride   See fewer
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Mimmo Palmara
Polinices Polinices   See fewer
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Elda Tattoli
Altmea - Mother of Ulisses' Girlfriend Altmea - Mother of Ulisses' Girlfriend   See fewer
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Daniele Vargas
Anfiarao (as Daniele Varga) Anfiarao (as Daniele Varga)   See fewer
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Andrea Fantasia
Laertes - King of Ithaca Laertes - King of Ithaca   See fewer
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Gino Mattera
Orpheo Orpheo   See fewer
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Aldo Fiorelli
Argos the Shipbuilder Argos the Shipbuilder   See fewer
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Gianni Loti
Sandone - Captain of the Lidian Guard Sandone - Captain of the Lidian Guard   See fewer
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Cesare Fantoni
Oedipus - King of Thebes Oedipus - King of Thebes   See fewer
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Ugo Sasso
Polinice's Officer Polinice's Officer   See fewer
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Sergio Ciani
Megreo Megreo   See fewer
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Aldo Pini
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Willi Colombini
Castor - Laertes' Assistant (as Willy Colombini) Castor - Laertes' Assistant (as Willy Colombini)   See fewer
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Nando Cicero
Lastene Lastene   See fewer
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Walter Grant
Aesculapio Aesculapio   See fewer
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Primo Carnera
Anteo the Giant Anteo the Giant   See fewer
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Sylvia Lopez
Queen Omphale Queen Omphale   See fewer
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Colleen Bennet
Ballerina at Omphale's Palace Ballerina at Omphale's Palace   See fewer
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Giuliano Gemma
Melanippo (uncredited) Melanippo (uncredited)   See fewer
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Nino Marchetti
Fossore (uncredited) Fossore (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jason (uncredited) Jason (uncredited)   See fewer
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4.5 / 10 | 1,785 votes