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Hercules, Samson & Ulysses (1963)
"Ercole sfida Sansone" (original title)

 -  Adventure | Fantasy  -  May 1965 (USA)
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Three strongmen hunt down a murderous sea monster.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kirk Morris ...
Iloosh Khoshabe ...
Sansone (Samson) (as Richard Lloyd)
Liana Orfei ...
Diletta D'Andrea ...
Enzo Cerusico ...
Fulvia Franco ...
Ithaca Queen
Aldo Giuffrè ...
Seren - Philistine King (as Aldo Giuffre)
Andrea Fantasia ...
Laertes - Ithaca King
Nando Angelini ...
Rower
Marco Mariani
Jole Mauro
Pietro Tordi ...
Azer
Mario De Simone ...
Daros
Aldo Pini
Ettore Zamperini
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Three strongmen hunt down a murderous sea monster.

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U.S. fans regard this as the last of the big Italian sword and sandal/muscle-man epics. It was directed by Pietro Francisci, who had started the craze with his Hercules (1958). See more »

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If you look closely at the boulders thrown down at the Philistine army by Hercules and Samson, you can see that they are all duplicate from the same two molds. See more »

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Impossible to Dislike
21 July 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie, like all its Italian muscleman predecessors, is so good-natured, sincere, and well- meaning that it's impossible not to be charmed by it. The windy, overblown score makes every little thing anyone does sound like the most majestic, wondrous thing ever experienced. Whenever Samson or Hercules throws a spear or a lasso it makes a cartoonish whistling noise to show that this was a SUPER throw, not some puny mortal toss. It makes one with he could move to Ithaca, wear one of those manly costumes (and fill it out properly), and bask in the sunshine and the smiling benevolence of Hercules and his companions. Best not to hang out with Samson though, You can tell by the look on his face in the final scene that he senses things are about to go badly wrong for him. Beware of Delilah!


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