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The biblical story of the vindictive Delilah, who after being rejected by the mighty Samson, robbed him of his strength by shearing his curls. Delivered in signature DeMille style. Wonderfully fun and engrossing. Mature is excellent.

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Available on Running time 128 minutes.

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Adapted from the Bible, Femme Fatale, Top Grossing Films of 1949
Victor Mature, Hedy Lamarr, Angela Lansbury, George Sanders, Henry Wilcoxon, Olive Deering, Fay Holden
George Barnes
Cecil B. DeMille
Cecil B. DeMille, Paramount Pictures


Oscars 1950: Art Dir./Set Dec., Color, Costume Des. (C).

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Samson and Delilah
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Samson and Deliah came out in 1950 and has a total running time of 128 minutes. Victor Mature, Hedy Lamarr, Angela Lansbury and George Sanders star in this film. This film won two Oscars. Samson is the strongest man of his tribe. He falls in love with Semadar but finds that she loves someone else. He gets angry and fights her real love and others. She ends up being killed and her sister Delilah plans for revenge.