Electra (1962)

Electra (Irene Papas) and brother Orestes are separated when their mother and her lover kill their father Agamemnon after his victorious return from battle. She marries a poor but honest farmer to escape from her murderous mother's… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 1, 1962
DVD Release Date: March 5, 2002
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Emanuel Levy

Well acted by Irene Papas, Cacoyannis' adaptation of the famous Greek tragedy was nominated for the Best Foreign Language Oscar.

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