- His life's story has been the subject of one Cecil B. DeMille theatrical film, 1949's Samson and Delilah starring Victor Mature and Hedy Lamarr in the title roles, which was remade twice on TV, the first in 1984 (with Mature doing a cameo as Samson's father) and another in 1996 (which featured Dennis Hopper, Michael Gambon and Elizabeth Hurley); Delilah tends to get more screen time in the films than she does in the original story.
People also ask
Who played in samson and delilah?
What is Samson and Delilah about?
When is Samson and Delilah?
Did Samson and Delilah have an opulent splendor?
Dec 08, 1996 · With Dennis Hopper, Elizabeth Hurley, Eric Thal, Michael Gambon. Mara and her husband Manoa are both upstanding and religious Israelites living under the harsh and unjust rule of the Philistines.
Apr 01, 1984 · This made-for-TV version of the oft-told tale Samson and Delilah has been watered down a bit for the medium, but there is still plenty to enjoy here, even if some of it is for the unintentional laughs.
- Lee Philips
Acclaimed director Franco Zeffirelli and an all-star cast come together to deliver a powerful adaptation of the Gospels in 1977's Jesus Of Nazareth. From the Nativity to the Crucifixion and Resurrection, the life of Jesus (played by Robert Powell) is presented with stunning depth, gravity, and emotion. 6h 24min. 1977.
- Adventure, Action
There are no TV airings of Samson And Delilah in the next 14 days. Add Samson And Delilah to your Watchlist to find out when it's coming back. Check if it is available to stream online via "Where...
May 07, 2009 · Samson and Delilah Not Rated | 1h 41min | Drama , Romance | 7 May 2009 (Australia) A glue-sniffing boy and his girlfriend escape the government-controlled no-hope Aboriginal community they live in and go to the city, Alice Springs, looking for a better life.
- Warwick Thornton
- Not Rated
The character of Tig Jordan is based on Victor Mature who starred in Samson and Delilah (1949) and was described by director Cecil B. DeMille as "100 per cent yellow".
Paramount Home Video has finally released SAMSON AND DELILAH on DVD and Blu-ray in meticulously restored condition, and it looks and sounds terrific - as good as it must've been on its initial release. Both editions contain Victor Young's overture and exit music.
Find SAMSON AND DELILAH at Amazon.com Movies & TV, home of thousands of titles on DVD and Blu-ray.
Directed by Cecil B. DeMille. With Hedy Lamarr, Victor Mature, George Sanders, Angela Lansbury. When strongman Samson rejects the love of the beautiful Philistine woman Delilah, she seeks vengeance that brings horrible consequences they both regret.
- Cecil B. Demille