Hercules Poster

Release Date: 1959

DVD Release Date: March 27th, 2001

G|1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary
After the quick thinking of Hercules (Steve Reeves) saves Princess Iole (Sylva Koscina), he is tasked with training her irresponsible brother, Iphitus (Mimmo Palmara), to assume their father's place as king. Hercules falls for the beautiful Iole, but must perform a series of grueling tasks when Iphitus is killed in a tragic accident. When the mysterious Jason (Fabrizio Mioni) appears and claims to be the rightful king, he, Hercules and the Argonauts set sail for the legendary Golden Fleece.

Cast: Steve Reeves, Sylva Koscina, Fabrizio Mioni, Ivo Garrani, Arturo Dominici, Mimmo Palmara, Lydia Alfonsi, Gina Rovere

Director: Pietro Francisci

Genres: Adventure

Keywords: Deception, Love, Quest, Suspenseful