A classic tale of injustice, revenge and ultimate retribution. Edmond Dantes is about to marry the love of his life and become a Captain in the Navy, until he is falsely accused of conspiracy and is sent to the hellish island fortress of Monto Cristo. Locked away from his perfect life, he feels only hatred and revenge towards the perpetrators of his horrible injustice but can see no way of exacting his revenge. Told of a secret treasue by a dying prisoner, Dantes finds new hope and escapes to find the treasure. Now with a fortune he assumes identity of the wealthy and influential Count of Monte Cristo. Here he seeks his revenge using his enemies' greed and corruption to bring about their ultimate downfall.

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The Count of Monte Cristo (1975)

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Adventure/Drama · 1h 59m · 1/10/1975

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The classic tale of romance, revenge and retribution.

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A classic tale of injustice, revenge and ultimate retribution. Edmond Dantes is about to marry the love of his life and become a Captain in the Navy, until he is falsely accused of conspiracy and is sent to the hellish island fortress of Monto Cristo. Locked away from his perfect life, he feels only hatred and revenge towards the perpetrators of his horrible injustice but can see no way of exacting his revenge. Told of a secret treasue by a dying prisoner, Dantes finds new hope and escapes to find the treasure. Now with a fortune he assumes identity of the wealthy and influential Count of Monte Cristo. Here he seeks his revenge using his enemies' greed and corruption to bring about their ultimate downfall.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

Italy

Production Companies

ITC, Norman Rosemont Productions

Budget

$35,000,000

Revenue

$75,395,048
Cast
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Richard Chamberlain

Edmond Dantes
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Trevor Howard

Abbe Faria
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Louis Jourdan

De Villefort
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Donald Pleasence

Danglars
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Tony Curtis

Fernand Mondego
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Kate Nelligan

Mercedes
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Angelo Infanti

Jacopo
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Harold Bromley

M. Morrell
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George Willing

Andre Morrell
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Alessio Orano

Caderousse
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Ralph Michael

M. Dantes
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Dominic Barto

Bertuccio
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Harry Baird

Ali
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Isabelle De Valvert

Haydee (as Isabelle de Valvert)
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Taryn Power

Valentine De Villefort
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Dominic Guard

Albert Mondego
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Carlo Puri

Andrea Benedetto
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David Mills

Girard
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Anthony Dawson

Noirtier De Villefort
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Lars Bloch

(uncredited)
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Michael Colton

(uncredited)
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Larry Dolgin

Early Jailer (uncredited)
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Cyrus Elias

Sergeant (uncredited)
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Andrea Esterhazy

Footman (uncredited)
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Edoardo Faieta

Fat Jailer (uncredited)
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Andrea Fantasia

(uncredited)
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Piero Gerlini

Priest (uncredited)
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George Higgins

(uncredited)
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John Karlsen

Barrois - De Villefort Servant (uncredited)
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Renzo Marignano

(uncredited)
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Gino Marturano

(uncredited)
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Jeanne Mas

(uncredited)
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Franco Mazzieri

Semaphore Station Worker (uncredited)
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Troy Patterson

(uncredited)
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Loris Pereira Lopez

(uncredited)
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Albert Rueprecht

(uncredited)
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Marco Tulli

(uncredited)
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Bill Vanders

(uncredited)
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Brian Vreeland

(uncredited)
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Louis Waldon

(uncredited)
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Richard Watson

(uncredited)
Crew
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David Greene

Director
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Sidney Carroll

Writer
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Alexandre Dumas père

Writer
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Fred A. Wyler

Writer
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Norman Rosemont

Producer
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Allyn Ferguson

Music
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Aldo Tonti

Cinematograpy
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Gene Milford

Editor
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Basil Fenton-Smith

Sound
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Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

The Count of Monte Cristo

(DVD)

5/7/2007

Disc Title Front Cover

The Count of Monte Cristo

(Blu-ray)

9/10/2013

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