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Pharaoh (1966)

Faraon (original title)
Young Pharaoh Ramses XIII clashes with Egypt's clergy over influence on the affairs of the state and its coffers.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Ramses XIII / Lycon
Wieslawa Mazurkiewicz ...
Nikotris - Ramses XII's Wife
Barbara Brylska ...
Kama - Priestess of Astharte (as Barbara Bryl)
Krystyna Mikolajewska ...
Sarah - Jewish Girl
Ewa Krzyzewska ...
Hebron - Tutmosis' Girl
Piotr Pawlowski ...
Herhor - High-Priest of Amon
Leszek Herdegen ...
Pentuer - Egyptian Prophet
Stanislaw Milski ...
Mephres - High Priest
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Béroès - Chaldean Prophet
Mieczyslaw Voit ...
Priest of Seth
Alfred Lodzinski ...
Hiram - Phenician Prince
Andrzej Girtler ...
Ramses XII
Emir Buczacki ...
Tutmosis - Ramses XIII's Friend (as Jerzy Buczacki)
Józef Czerniawski ...
Mentesufis - Priest of Amon
Edward Raczkowski ...
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Young Pharaoh Ramses XIII clashes with Egypt's clergy over influence on the affairs of the state and its coffers.

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11 March 1966 (Poland)  »

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The Warsaw River Shipyard built an Egyptian barge according to drawings from 4,000 years ago, just to add realism to a short scene with Nikotris, wife of Ramses XII. See more »

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Very interesting movie.
17 June 2002 | by (California) – See all my reviews

Interesting movie. Beautiful costumes and sites. The costumes look very much original. Should be longer: 6 to 12 hours. Worth having it in your own DVD library, if you like history movies. This particular edition has only English dubbed version; I wish that it had the original Polish version as well.


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