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Release Date: December 27, 1969

Year    :   1969
Slogan    :   «It's a movie about a woman who beheads her brother, stabs her children, and sends her lover's wife up in flames. For Maria Callas, it's a natural.»
Genres    :   Drama
Production Companies    :   Les Films Number One, Janus Film und Fernsehen
Director    :   Pier Paolo Pasolini
Producers    :   Pierre Kalfon, Franco Rossellini, Marina Cicogna, Fernando Franchi, Klaus Hellwig, Pietro Nardi, Sergio Galiano
Writers    :   Pier Paolo Pasolini, Euripides
RunTime    :   118 mins.

Based on the plot of Euripides' Medea. Medea centers on the barbarian protagonist as she finds her position in the Greek world threatened, and the revenge she takes against her husband Jason who has betrayed her for another woman.

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