The Count of Monte-Cristo

Categories: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, TV Movie
A TV adaptation of the classic Alexandre Dumas novel. Edmond Dantes is falsely accused by those jealous of his good fortune, and is sentenced to spend the rest of his life in the notorious island prison, Chateau d'If. While imprisoned, he meets the Abbe Faria, a fellow prisoner whom everyone believes to be mad. The Abbe tells Edmond of a fantastic treasure hidden away on a tiny island, that only he knows the location of. After many years in prison, the old Abbe dies, and Edmond escapes disguised as the dead body. Now free, Edmond must find the treasure the Abbe told him of, so he can use the new-found wealth to exact revenge on those who have wronged him.

Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 1975-01-10
Run time: 119 minute / 1:59
Director: David Greene
Writer: Sidney Carroll
Production Companies : Norman Rosemont Productions, Incorporated Television Company (ITC)
Production Countries: Italy, United Kingdom



Richard Chamberlain
as Edmond Dantès
Kate Nelligan
as Mercédès
Isabelle De Valvert
as Haydée
Dominic Guard
as Albert de Morcerf Mondego
Tony Curtis
as Fernand Morcerf Mondego
Taryn Power
as Valentine de Villefort
Trevor Howard
as Abbé Faria
Louis Jourdan
as Villefort
Dominic Barto
as Bertuccio
Donald Pleasence
as Danglars
Jose Villaverde Casting

Gene Milford Editor

Sidney Carroll Screenplay

Allyn Ferguson Original Music Composer

Alexandre Dumas Novel

Aldo Tonti Director of Photography

Norman Rosemont Producer

Costume & Make-Up
Olga Lehmann Costume Design

David Greene Director

Rose Tobias Shaw Casting

Walter Patriarca Production Design
Walter Patriarca Art Direction
Andrew Patriarca Art Direction

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