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Samson and Delilah

Directed by Cecil B. DeMille
United States, 1949
Drama, History, Romance

Synopsis

Samson, strongest man of the tribe of Dan, falls in love with the Philistine Semadar, whom he wins by virtue of a contest of strength. But Semadar betrays him, and Samson engages in a fight with her real love, Ahtur, and his soldiers.

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Samson and Delilah Directed by Cecil B. DeMille

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1951 | 2 wins including: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color

1951 | 3 nominations including: Best Cinematography, Color

Golden Globes (USA)

1951 | Nominee: Best Cinematography - Color

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