The Warrior Empress (1960)

Movie


The Warrior Empress (1960)
Saffo - Venere di Lesbo (original title)

He-man Phaon impresses Sappho of Lesbos at the temple of Aphrodite, circa 600 B.C.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
Italy
France
IMDb  5.3 /10
Creators
Director Pietro Francisci
Writer Ennio De Concini
Writer Pietro Francisci
Writer Luciano Martino
Writer Paddy Manning O'Brine
Information
Release Date1960-08-24
Runtime1h 29mins
GenreAdventure, Drama, Romance
Content RatingNot Rated (Not Rated)
Awards
CompanyDocumento Film, Orsay Films
CountryItaly, France
LanguageItalian
Antonio Battistella
Antonio Battistella
Peone
Actis (as Susy Golgi)
Alberto Farnese
Alberto Farnese
Larico
Strelsa Brown
Strelsa Brown
Priestess of Aphrodite
Aldo Pini
Aldo Pini
Demetrio
Andrea Fantasia
Andrea Fantasia
Pittaco
Sappho's Nurse
Isa Crescenzi
Isa Crescenzi
Peasant Woman
Lilly Mantovani
Lilly Mantovani
Cleide

The Warrior Empress

The Warrior Empress (Italian: Saffo - Venere di Lesbo) is a 1960 Italian-French peplum film directed by Pietro Francisci and starring Kerwin Mathews, Tina Louise and Riccardo Garrone.


Cast

  • Kerwin Mathews as Phaon
  • Tina Louise as Sappho
  • Riccardo Garrone as Hyperbius
  • Susy Andersen as Actis
  • Alberto Farnese as Laricus
  • Enrico Maria Salerno as Melanchrus
  • Antonio Battistella as Paione
  • Strelsa Brown as Priestess of Aphrodite
  • Annie Gorassini as Dyla
  • Aldo Fiorelli as Scarface
  • Elda Tattoli as Sappho's Nurse
  • Isa Crescenzi as Peasant Woman
  • Lilly Mantovani as Cleide
  • Marisa Quattrini as Temple's Guardian
  • Elena Zareschi as Sibilla
  • Jacques Castelot
  • Solveyg D'Assunta as Elena
  • Mirella Di Centa as Mina
  • Elena Fontana
  • Erica Jorger
  • Litz Kibiska
  • Erina Locatelli
  • Elena May
  • Audrey McDonald
  • Olga Sievers
  • Elke Sommer
  • Omero Capanna as Soldier