Subject: I have found a DVD that I think you would enjoy
|Old Testament/Samson and Gideon|
Actors: Ivo Garrani, Fernando Rey, Maruchi Fresno, Giorgio Cerioni, José Jaspe
Directors: Francisco Pérez-Dolz, Marcello Baldi
Genres: Action & Adventure, Indie & Art House, Drama, Military & War
Good Biblical dramas
Daniel J. Parrish | Port St. John, Florida USA | 03/10/2008
(4 out of 5 stars)
"Two movies on one DVD: Both are good and provide a good background on their subject material. Enjoy!!
OLD TESTAMENT (1962) Starring: Brad Harris, Susan Paget, Margaret Taylor
Director: Gianfranco Paolin
This "sword and sandal" epic set in Biblical times depicts the Maccabees' exodus into the desert to escape their Syrian oppressors. Bodybuilder, stuntman and actor Brad Harris plays the role of Simon, a do-gooder who plans a counterattack and helps lead his people to victory. Running time: 86 minutes (Color)
SAMSON AND GIDEON (1966) Starring: Fernando Rey, Rosalba Neri
This historical epic tells the story of two of the most memorable figures in the Old Testament. Gideon saves the children of Israel when he defeats the Midianites by destorying the latar of Baal, in the second half of the film, Samson's in the most physically powerful man in the world -- until he falls pray to the alluring Delilah.
Running time: 105 minutes (Color)"