The Count of Monte Cristo


2h 1975

Brief Synopsis

A sumptuous new version of the adventure classic which already had been filmed more than a dozen times. Louis Jourdan, who plays DeVillefort this time, was Edmond Dantes in the 1961 adaptation. Both Richard Chamberlain and Trevor Howard won Emmy Award nominations for their performances.

Film Details

Also Known As
Count of Monte Cristo, Greven av Monte Cristo
Release Date
1975
Production Company
Itc Entertainment Group; NBC Entertainment; Rank Film Laboratory
Distribution Company
Harmony Gold; Itc Entertainment Group
Location
Cinecitta Studios, Rome, Italy; Fortovenere, Italy

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A sumptuous new version of the adventure classic which already had been filmed more than a dozen times. Louis Jourdan, who plays DeVillefort this time, was Edmond Dantes in the 1961 adaptation. Both Richard Chamberlain and Trevor Howard won Emmy Award nominations for their performances.

Film Details

Also Known As
Count of Monte Cristo, Greven av Monte Cristo
Release Date
1975
Production Company
Itc Entertainment Group; NBC Entertainment; Rank Film Laboratory
Distribution Company
Harmony Gold; Itc Entertainment Group
Location
Cinecitta Studios, Rome, Italy; Fortovenere, Italy

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States January 10, 1975