Jason and the Argonauts (1963 film)
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Jason and the Argonauts is a 1963 film about the legendary Greek hero who leads a team of intrepid adventurers in a perilous quest for the legendary Golden Fleece.
- Directed by Don Chaffey. Written by Beverley Cross and Jan Read, based on The Argonautica Apollonius Rhodius.
Greatest Odyssey Of The Ages - for the first time on the screen (taglines)
- If I were to punish every blasphemy, I'd soon lose all loyalty and respect.
- The gods are best served by those who need their help the least.
- For the moment, let them enjoy a calm sea, a fresh breeze and each other. The girl is pretty and I was always sentimental. But for Jason, there are other adventures. I have not finished with Jason. Let us continue the game another day.
- Rise up, you dead, slain of the hydra, rise from your graves and avenge us! Those who steal the Golden Fleece must die.
- Lord Zeus, I was a sinner. I have never tried to deny it. But I didn't sin every day! Why then do you punish me every day?
- Pelias: Well?
- Priest: Zeus, king of the gods of the Greeks, brighten the ashes that I may read the future. I see... a great tree at the end of the world. And in its branches there hang the skull and skin of a ram. They gleam and shine for it is a prize of the gods, a Golden Fleece.
- Phineas: But tell me, what gods protect you?
- Jason: None now.
- Phineas: You won't pass the Clashing Rocks.
- The epic story that was destined to stand as a colossus of adventure!
- Greatest Odyssey Of The Ages - for the first time on the screen
- Todd Armstrong — Jason
- Nancy Kovack — Medea
- Gary Raymond — Acastus
- Niall MacGinnis — Zeus
- Laurence Naismith — Argus
- Michael Gwynn — Hermes
- Douglas Wilmer — Pelias
- Jack Gwillim — King Aeëtes
- Honor Blackman — Hera
- John Cairney — Hylas
- Patrick Troughton — Phineus
- Andrew Faulds — Phalerus
- Nigel Green — Hercules
- Jason and the Argonauts quotes at the Internet Movie Database
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