Salome


2h 1977

Brief Synopsis

A film of Richard Strauss's opera, based on Oscar Wilde's play of the biblical story of Salome, the neice of King Herod Antipas who falls passionately in love with John the Baptist, only to demand his execution after he spurns her.

Film Details

Also Known As
Great Performances (02/02/77)
Release Date
1977

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A film of Richard Strauss's opera, based on Oscar Wilde's play of the biblical story of Salome, the neice of King Herod Antipas who falls passionately in love with John the Baptist, only to demand his execution after he spurns her.

Film Details

Also Known As
Great Performances (02/02/77)
Release Date
1977

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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