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Samson in King Solomon's Mines (1964)

Maciste nelle miniere del re Salomone (original title)
Maciste is captured and forced to work as a slave in an African mine.

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Maciste / Samson
Wandisa Guida ...
Fazira
Bruno Piergentili ...
Abucar (as Dan Harrison)
Eleonora Bianchi ...
Samara
Elio Jotta ...
Riad (as Leonard G. Elliot)
Carlo Tamberlani ...
Zelea
Giuseppe Addobbati ...
Namar
Nino Persello ...
Belal
Bruno Scipioni ...
Kadar
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Maciste is captured and forced to work as a slave in an African mine.

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25 June 1964 (Italy)  »

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Italian censorship visa #43231 issued June 25, 1964. See more »

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Maciste: Take this net off me and I'll tear your army to pieces!
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Gold Digging In Solomon's Mines
21 January 2017 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Again, the lead character is renamed this time from Maciste to Samson for the US audiences. Maciste is renamed often for American audiences into Samson, Hercules, Goliath and such because the name Maciste is not popular in the US.

Maciste/Samson is forced with others to be slaves by the evil queen. They are forced to work in King Solomon's Mines to dig for gold.

*King Solomon's Mines are said to contain diamonds, gold and ivory in the book King Solomon's Mines (1885) by Sir H. Rider Haggard.

Not an overly exciting film but it has it's moments of being interesting. It's really your average 1960s peplum. For me it's a little better than some but worse than others.

2.5/10


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