Salomé

1986

Directed by Claude d'Anna 

Writing credits Oscar Wilde  (play)

Genre: Drama

Plot Summary: John the Baptist, the prophet of Israel, is imprisoned by Herod, governor of Judea for protesting Herod's marriage to his brother's wife. Jealousies rage and Herod's step-daughter and niece Salome seduces Herod by means of a torrid dance to give her the head of the prophet - but then tries to save the life of the man she has thus condemned.

Credited cast overview:
Fabrizio Bentivoglio .... Yokanaan
Fabio Carfora .... Narraboth
Jo Champa .... Salome
Richard Paul Majewski .... Nelim
Tomas Milian .... Herod
Paul Müller .... Doctor
Lorenzo Piani .... Phillip
Pamela Salem .... Herodias
Jean-François Stévenin .... Nerva's aide
Fabiana Torrente .... Salome (as a child)
Tim Woodward .... Nerva
 
Country: France / Italy
Language: English
Certification: USA:R