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Herostratus (film)

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Director  Don Levy
Screenplay  Don Levy
Duration  
Language  English
7/10 IMDb

Genre  Drama
Music director  Halim El-Dabh, John Mayer
Country  United Kingdom Australia
Herostratus (film) movie poster
Release date  1967 (UK)
Writer  Alan Daiches (idea), Don Levy (original idea), Don Levy (screenplay)
Initial release  June 1967 (United Kingdom)
Cast  Michael Gothard (Max), Gabriella Licudi (Clio), Peter Stephens (Farsons), Antony Paul (Pointer), Mona Chin (Sandy), Helen Mirren (Advert Woman)
Similar movies  Helen Mirren appears in Herostratus and Age of Consent
Tagline  a young poet hires a marketing company to turn his suicide-by-jumping into a mass-media spectacle

Helen mirren in herostratus 1967


Herostratus is a 1967 film made in London by the Australian director Don Levy, about a young man who wants to commit suicide in public by jumping off a tall building.

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Cast

Herostratus (film) movie scenes

The film stars Mona Chin (Sandy), Michael Gothard (Max), Gabriella Licudi (Clio), Antony Paul (Pointer), and Peter Stephens (Farson); other parts are played by Hilda Marvin, Brigitte St. John, Malcolm Muggeridge, Vivienne Myles and (a then-unknown) Helen Mirren in her first film role.

Production

Herostratus (film) movie scenes

The title comes from the name of the Ancient Greek man Herostratus, who sought to immortalize his name by setting fire to the Temple of Artemis in Ephesus. Both the director and the lead actor would later commit suicide.

Herostratus (film) 22Year Old Helen Mirren Selling Rubber Gloves In 1967s

The film features music by Halim El-Dabh.

Herostratus (film) 22Year Old Helen Mirren Selling Rubber Gloves In 1967s

It was co-produced by James Quinn, the British Film Institute and the BBC.

DVD and Blu-ray Disc release

Herostratus (film) Hellen Mirren from the film Herostratus1967 Rebrncom

The BFI has released the film on DVD and Blu-ray Disc through its Flipside strand.


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References

Herostratus (film) Wikipedia
Herostratus (film) IMDb Herostratus (film) themoviedb.org


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