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Prophet Samuel (Character)
from King David (1985)

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Overview

Biography:
Samuel was a Biblical prophet, said to have lived during the reigns of Saul and David... See more »
Alternate Names:
Samuel / Young Samuel / Younger Samuel

Filmography

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  1. "The Bible"
        - Kingdom (2013) TV episode, Played by Paul Freeman (as Samuel)
        - Homeland (2013) TV episode, Played by Paul Freeman (as Samuel)
  2. Requiem for the Relentless Fathers (2012) Played by James Mannan (as Samuel)
  3. "Rei Davi" (2012) TV series Played by Isaac Bardavid (as Samuel)

  4. One Night with the King (2006) Played by Peter O'Toole (as Samuel)
  5. David & Goliath (2005) Played by Ken Eklof (as Samuel)
  6. "Jacob's Ladder" (2003) TV series Played by Wynford Ellis Owen (as Samuel) / Richard Pask (as Young Samuel) / Christopher Conway (as Younger Samuel)

  7. David (1997) (TV) Played by Leonard Nimoy (as Samuel)
  8. "Testament: The Bible in Animation"
        - David and Saul (1996) TV episode, Played by Joss Ackland (as Samuel)
  9. Samuel the Boy Prophet (1993) (V) Played by Johnathon Toppo (as Samuel) / Karin Johnson (as Young Samuel)
    ... aka "Animated Stories from the Old Testament: Samuel the Boy Prophet" - USA (series title)

  10. King David (1985) Played by Denis Quilley (as Samuel)

  11. The Story of David (1976) (TV) Played by Mark Dignam (as Samuel)
  12. Il messia (1975) Played by Vernon Dobtcheff (as Samuel)

  13. Saul e David (1964) Played by Carlos Casaravilla (as Samuel)
    ... aka "Sibling Rivalry" - USA (TV title)
  14. David and Goliath (1960) Played by Hilton Edwards
    ... aka "David e Golia" - Italy (original title)

  15. David and Bathsheba (1951) Played by Paul Newlan (as Samuel)

  16. Le berceau de dieu (1926) Played by Gabriel Signoret (as Samuel)
  17. The Shepherd King (1923) Played by Adriano Bocanera (as Samuel)

  18. The Chosen Prince, or The Friendship of David and Jonathan (1917) Played by William V. Mong (as Samuel)
Archive Footage:
  1. "The Bible"
        - Survival (2013) TV episode, Played by Paul Freeman (as Samuel)

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Quotes:
From King David (1985)
[first lines]
Saul's guard: The king cannot speak with you now. He is engaged in the affairs of state.
Samuel: Since when have the affairs of state taken precedence over the affairs of God?
[shoves his way past and enters Saul's throne room]
Saul: ...Samuel. We welcome you. With God's blessing, our victory is complete.
Samuel: Is THIS how you show Him your gratitude... by robbing the Amalekites of their women and cattle? By holding their king in chains?
Saul: We were discussing a possible treaty. The king is to be ransomed...
Samuel: A *treaty?* *Ransom?* Saul, for this you have betrayed your own soul in the sight of God. His instructions were plain enough: "... Spare nothing from the sword."
[beheads the Amalekite king]
Samuel: ... When our tribes clamored for a king, to make us like other nations, I answered them: "We are not like other nations. The Lord of Hosts is both our God and our King." The people said, "We want a king we can see. We want a king of our own flesh and blood."
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