Count of Monte Cristo, The - Complete Series (1956) View larger

The Count of Monte Cristo - Complete Series (1964)

139238

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Description

Alan Badel stars as Edmond Dantes in this 1960s BBC adaptation of the novel by Alexandre Dumas. Though his only crime is his good fortune and his love for the beautiful Mercedes (Natasha Parry), Dantes is betrayed by a rival for her affection and exiled to the island prison Chateau d'If. Though no one has ever escaped from the prison, Dantes does not give up hope and through his friendship with a fellow convict hatches a plan to break out. Once free, Dantes recovers lost treasure and purchases the title of Count, before returning to Marseille to visit vengeance on those who wronged him.

Product Details

Running time300 minutes
CertificationU
LanguagesEnglish
No. of Discs2
Region2
SubtitlesNo
FormatDVD
DirectorPeter Hammond
FeaturingAlan Badel, Natasha Parry, Morris Perry, Michael Gough, Rosalie Crutchley, Anna Palk, Valerie Sarruf, Bary Boys, David Calderisi, Edward de Souza
Release Date26/05/2014
DistributorSimply Home Entertainment
Number of Discs2
ActorsAlan Badel, Natasha Parry, Morris Perry, Michael Gough, Rosalie Crutchley
LabelSimply Media
RRP19.99
Country of OriginUnited Kingdom
Main CategoryTelevision
Sub CategoryDrama
Based OnThe novel by Alexandre Dumas
StoryAlan Badel stars as Edmond Dantes in this 1960s BBC adaptation of the novel by Alexandre Dumas. Though his only crime is his good fortune and his love for the beautiful Mercedes (Natasha Parry), Dantes is betrayed by a rival for her affection and exiled to the island prison Chateau d'If. Though no one has ever escaped from the prison, Dantes does not give up hope and through his friendship with a fellow convict hatches a plan to break out. Once free, Dantes recovers lost treasure and purchases the title of Count, before returning to Marseille to visit vengeance on those who wronged him.
Update Date28/04/2014
DirectorsPeter Hammond
Catalogue Number139238
SupplierSony DADC
Bonus FootageNo
TrailersNo
Behind The ScenesNo
CommentariesNo
Making ofNo
DocumentaryNo