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Not Yet Rated| 2 hr. 12 min.

Plot Summary
As a child, Ruth (Elana Eden) is sold to a group of pagans and reared to be a priestess to their gods and idols. But, as an adult, she meets the Hebrew Mahlon (Tom Tryon), and is intrigued by his morality and monotheism. She eventually falls in love with him and adopts his faith. However, the couple soon find themselves persecuted -- Mahlon is imprisoned and Ruth is cast into the wilderness. After Ruth's attempt to free Mahlon goes horribly wrong, she redoubles her commitment to God.

Cast: Elana Eden , Stuart Whitman , Tom Tryon , Peggy Wood , Viveca Lindfors , Jeff Morrow , Thayer David , Les Tremayne

Director: Henry Koster

Genres: Historical drama

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

The Story of Ruth (1960)

Release Date: June 17th, 1960|2 hr. 12 min.

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