Release Date: Jan 1, 1962 Wide
Average Rating: 2.9/5
User Ratings: 95
Inspired by Euripedes' tragedy Hippolytus and set in modern times, this allegorical tale centers on the love triangle between a fabulously wealthy Greek shipping magnate, his lonely second wife, and his first-born son. The affair between the wife and her stepson begins soon after she arrives in London to bring him back to Greece so her husband can teach him about shipping and he can marry another tycoon's daughter to cement a new alliance. Though the son quickly falls in love with his beautiful
Jan 1, 1962 Wide
Lopert Pictures Corporation
I found it entertaining as a bad film, one that detracts from the Greek tragedy with ludicrous offerings of sex.
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