GenreComedy, Drama Duration LanguageFrench / English
DirectorMarcello Pagliero (segment "Elisabeth")
Jean Delannoy (segment "Jeanne")
Christian-Jaque (segment "Lysistrata") Release date21 January 1954 (Italy)
27 January 1954 (France)
July 5, 1954 (USA) WriterSergio Amidei (story), Andre-Paul Antoine (segment), Aristophanes (story), Jean Aurenche (segment), Pierre Bost (segment), Jean Ferry (segment), Henri Jeanson (segment), Horace McCoy, Vladimir Pozner (segment), Gian Luigi Rondi (segment), Andre Tabet (segment) DirectorsJean Delannoy, Christian-Jaque, Marcello Pagliero ScreenplayAristophanes, Sergio Amidei Story byAristophanes, Sergio Amidei CastClaudette Colbert (Elizabeth Whitefield (segment "Elisabeth")), Eleonora Rossi Drago (Angela Ascari / Farmgirl (segment "Elisabeth")), Mirko Ellis (Anthony (segment "Elisabeth")), Michèle Morgan (Jeanne d'Arc / Joan of Arc (segment "Jeanne")), Daniel Ivernel (Baretta (segment "Jeanne")), Andrée Clément (La mère (segment "Jeanne")) Similar moviesRelated Christian-Jaque movies
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Daughters of Destiny (UK title: Love, Soldiers and Women, French title: Destinées and Italian title: Destini di donne) is a 1954 Franco-Italian co-production motion picture comedy drama directed by Marcello Pagliero, Jean Delannoy and Christian-Jaque. The film stars Claudette Colbert (segment "Elisabeth"), Michèle Morgan (segment "Jeanne") and Martine Carol (segment "Lysistrata"). It tells three stories, which are unrelated, but each deal with a woman and war.
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In this trilogy of stories, the episode "Elizabeth" is about an American war-widow who goes to Italy where her husband was in WW II. The episode "Jeanne" tells the life of Jeanne d'Arc. The episode "Lysistrata" is about Athenian wives, an adaptation of the Greek play.