London Film Production (1962)
USA | English | Black/White | 1h 56min

A retelling of the Greek myth of Phaedra. In modern Greece, Alexis's father, an extremely wealthy shipping magnate, marries the younger, fiery Phaedra. When Alexis meets his stepmother, sparks fly and the two begin an affair. What will the Fates bring this family? Alexis's roadster and the music of Bach figure in the conclusion.

Cast View all

Anthony Perkins Alexis
Raf Vallone Thanos
Andreas Filippides Andreas
Elizabeth Ercy Ercy
Melina Mercouri Phaedra
Faidon Georgitsis
Kostas Baladimas Dimo
Tzavalas Karousos
Zorz Sarri Ariadne
Olympia Papadouka Anna
Stelios Vokovich Stravos
Nikos Tzogias Felere
Depi Martini Heleni
Alexis Pezas Dimitri
Tasso Kavadia

Crew View all

Director Jules Dassin
Writer Jules Dassin, Euripides, Margarita Lymberaki
Producer Jules Dassin
Photography Jacques Natteau
Musician Mikis Theodorakis


Barcode Format Region Released Edition
887090133111 Blu-ray Disc 1 Mar 21, 2017
883904245841 DVD 1 Jun 06, 2011
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