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Salome (2016)

Published: [United States] : Interactive Media : Made available through hoopla, 2016
Series: Collector's choice
Description:  1 online resource
ISBN/ISSN: 9781911144878 (electronic bk.), 1911144871 (electronic bk.),
Language:  English

Rita Hayworth, Stewart Granger, Charles Laughton

Oscar Wilde's play Salome is a twist on the execution of John the Baptist, fuelled by motives of lust and slaughter. Wilde's interpretation is deeply rooted in the Biblical story of Salome's dance to please Herod and her mother's plea for John the Baptist's head. Wilde's twist on the biblical story focuses on the personality of Salome and the hypersexual implications

Mode of access: World Wide Web

Related Searches:
Salome -- (Biblical figure) -- Drama
Herod -- I, -- King of Judea, -- 73 B.C.-4 B.C. -- Drama
John, -- the Baptist, Saint -- Drama
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Additional Credits:
Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900.
Lasky, Jesse L., Jr., 1910-1988
Kleiner, Harry
Adler, Buddy, 1906-1960
Dieterle, William, 1893-1972
Hayworth, Rita, 1918-1987
Granger, Stewart, 1913-1993
Laughton, Charles, 1899-1962
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