About the film
greece greek mythology black magic guard rescue mission brother against brother stick fight sword and sandal hercules thebes peplum
Release Date: February 14, 1959
|Production Companies||:||Galatea Film, Lux Compagnie Cinématographique de France, Lux Film, Urania Film|
|Producers||:||Ferruccio De Martino, Bruno Vailati|
|Writers||:||Ennio De Concini, Sophocles, Pietro Francisci, Pietro Francisci, Aeschylus|
En route to Thebes for an important diplomatic mission, Hercules drinks from a magic spring and loses his memory. He spends most of the movie in the pleasure gardens of Queen Omphale of Lydia. While young Ulysses tries to help him regain his memory, political tensions escalate in Thebes, and Hercules' new wife Iole finds herself in mortal danger.