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Want to watch 'Electra' on your TV or mobile device at home? Finding a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or view the Mihalis Kakogiannis-directed movie via subscription can be challenging, so we here at Moviefone want to help you out.

Below, you’ll find a number of top-tier streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription options - along with the availability of 'Electra' on each platform. Now, before we get into the nitty-gritty of how you can watch 'Electra' right now, here are some finer points about the JN Film, Finos Film drama flick.

Released December 1st, 1962, 'Electra' stars Irene Papas, Aleka Katselli, Giannis Fertis, Theano Ioannidou The movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 50 min, and received a score of (out of 100) on Metacritic, which collated reviews from respected critics.

What, so now you want to know what the movie’s about? Here's the plot: "When King Agamemnon returns from battle, he is slain by his wife, Clytemnestra (Aleka Katselli), and her lover. The king's son, Orestes (Giannis Fertis), is sent into exile, and his daughter, Electra (Irene Papas), into mourning. Over the years, Electra's hatred of her mother grows, and she bristles with the desire for vengeance. When she and Orestes are reunited, the siblings hatch a plot for revenge. But can they reconcile their need for justice with the act of matricide?"

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