The Odyssey


2h 1997

Brief Synopsis

Two-part adaptation of Homer's "The Odyssey," the epic poem that follows the Greek warrior Odysseus (Ulysses) as he makes his arduous and event-filled, ten-year journey home to Ithaca after the siege of Troy.

Film Details

Also Known As
Homer's The Odyssey, Odyssey
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1997
Location
Shepperton Studios, Shepperton, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom; Turkey; Malta

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Two-part adaptation of Homer's "The Odyssey," the epic poem that follows the Greek warrior Odysseus (Ulysses) as he makes his arduous and event-filled, ten-year journey home to Ithaca after the siege of Troy.

Crew

Ali Akdeniz

Production Manager

Fatos Akdeniz

Location Manager

John Allenby

Property Master

Amina Amabi

Dialogue Coach

Leon Apsey

Construction

Mags Arnold

Assistant Editor

Edward Artemiev

Music

Martin Asbury

Storyboard Artist

Marco Assante

Assistant

Harry Audley

Casting

Peter Baldock

Sound Editor

Patricia Barr

Other

Brian Bishop

Scenic Artist

Brian Blues

Carpenter

Mike Boone

Assistant Art Director

Phil Booth

Assistant Director

Jean Bourne

Script Supervisor

Dennis Bovington

Construction Manager

Tim Bricknell

Production Assistant

Terry Bridle

Special Effects

Karen Brookes

Set Decorator

Andy Bunce

Special Effects

Paul Carr

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

John Casali

Sound

Paul Colford

Costumes

Richard Conway

Special Effects Supervisor

Sam Conway

Special Effects

Matthew Cope

Effects Coordinator

Clive Copland

Boom Operator

Francis Ford Coppola

Executive Producer

Gerry Crampton

Stunt Coordinator

David Crozier

Sound Mixer

Nick Daly

Video

Robin Davies

Other

Noel Davis

Casting

Sean Defeo

Music

Gillian Dodders

Sound Editor

Peter Dorme

Other

Michael Ellis

Editor

David Eltham

Special Effects

Frederic Evard

Art Director

Bryon Fear

Assistant

Robert Finch

Gaffer

Kevin Fowler

Production

Catherine Frift

Other

Mike Frift

Camera Operator

Fred Fuchs

Executive Producer

Joe Gallagher

Sound Editor

Barry Gates

Props

Michael Gibbs

Original Music

Andy Glen

Music Editor

Gerry Gore

Unit Manager

Alina Gouliaeva

Assistant

Tim Greenwood

Editor

Scott Griffin

Other

Isobel Griffiths

Music Contractor

Olga Grinchpoun

Assistant Editor

Muko Gulmez

Assistant Location Manager

Roger Hall

Production Designer

Robert Halmi

Executive Producer

Guy Heeley

Assistant Director

Andy Hennigan

Other

Amrik Heyer

Choreographer

Robert Hill

Props

Sarah Hinch

Other

Andrew Holder

Art Department

Margaret Horspool

Other

Len Huntingford

Art Director

Leslie Keane

Other

Marat Kim

Art Department

John King

Art Director

Steve Kirkby

Costume Supervisor

Sonja Klaus

Production

Charles Knode

Costume Designer

Andrei Konchalovsky

Screenplay

Sergei Koslov

Director Of Photography

Josef Kowalewski

Costumes

Rita Kozma

Accounting Assistant

Lynn Kressel

Casting

Oded Levy

Casting

Blanca Li

Choreographer

Andy Lomas

Digital Effects Supervisor

Dyson Lovell

Producer

Justine Luxton

Assistant

Steve Macdonald

Props

Terry Madden

Assistant Director

Nikolai Malakhov

Other

Christopher Mason

Other

Mike Mcgee

Visual Effects Supervisor

Malcolm Mcintosh

Camera Operator

Malcolm Mclaren

Music

Billy Merrill

Best Boy

Nicholas Meyer

Executive Producer

Simon Mills

Other

Stephen Morphew

Stand-In

Dean Morrish

Other

Gerard Naprous

Other

Dean Norgate

Props

Ian Norgate

Other

Norman North

Props

Paul Nott-macaire

Props

Roy O'conner

Props

Daniel Parker

Makeup

Tori Parry

Production Coordinator

Steve Paton

Special Effects

John Payne

Grip

Mark Reynolds

Propman

Steve Ricard

Stand-In

Fiona Richards

Production Assistant

Rupert Ryle-hodges

Assistant Director

Square Sail

Other

Petra Schaumann

Hairdresser

A Schoul

Color

Jonathan Scott

Production Assistant

Martin Shepherd

Other

Nicholas C Smith

Special Effects

Chris Solimine

Screenplay

Suzanne Stokes-munton

Hairdresser

G Szabo

Color

Alistair Thompson

Accounting Assistant

Chris Thompson

Line Producer

Joyce Turner

Production Coordinator

Oliver Upton

Photography

Liz West

Script Supervisor

Gil Whelan

Production Manager

Tim Willis

Special Effects

Ginnette Wilson

Accounting Assistant

Sue Wood

Casting

Jeremy Woodhead

Makeup

Arthur Wooster

Director Of Photography

John Wright

Props

Allison Wyldeck

Costume Supervisor

Film Details

Also Known As
Homer's The Odyssey, Odyssey
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1997
Location
Shepperton Studios, Shepperton, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom; Turkey; Malta

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States May 18, 1997

Aired in United States May 19, 1997

Released in United States on Video August 19, 1997

Budget source: Daily Variety 05/16/1997

Budget source: NY Times 11/10/1997

Budget source: TV Guide 05/17/1997

Estimated budget: $28,000,000 - $40,000,000

Began shooting October 14, 1996.

Completed shooting January 1997.

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