List of films based on Greek drama

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Films based on plays by Aeschylus[edit]

  • Hercules Unchained (1959) Italy
  • The Family Reunion (1959) TV Movie, Canada
  • Les Perses (1961) TV Movie, France
  • Aeschylus (1967) TV Movie, Finland
  • I Persiani (1967) TV Movie, Italy
  • The Forgotten Pistolero (1969) Italy
  • Agamemnon (1973) Belgium
  • Orestea (1975) Italy
  • Atreides (1979) TV Movie, Greece
  • Oresteia (1979) TV Mini-series, UK
  • Prometheus Retrogressing (1998)
  • Le Rêve Plus Fort que la Mort (2002) France
  • Die Perser (2003) Germany

Films based on Sophocles[edit]

  • Oedipe roi (1908)
  • Oedipus Rex (1909)
  • Oedipus Rex (1911)
  • Oedipus Rex (1957)
  • Antigone (1960)
  • Acosados, Los (1960)
  • Antigone (1961)
  • Antigone (1962)
  • Oedipus Rex (1967)
  • Edipo re (1967)
  • Élo Antigoné (1968)
  • Antigone (1970)
  • I Cannibali (1970)
  • Elektra (1970)
  • Antigone (1973)
  • Antigone (1973)
  • Antigone (1974)
  • Antigone (1974)
  • Oedipus Rex (1975)
  • Elektra (1981)
  • Oedipus Rex (1984)
  • Oedipus the King (1984)
  • Oedipus at Colonus (1984)
  • Elettra (1987)
  • Électre (1987)
  • Elektra (1989)
  • Antigone/Rites of Passion (1991)
  • Oedipus Rex (1992)
  • Elektra (1994)

Films based on Euripides[edit]

  • Medea (1959) United States - TV play of the week
  • Baccanti, Le (1961) Italy
  • Phaedra (1962) Greece
  • Electra (1962) Greece
  • Troyanas, Las (1963)
  • Medea (1963)
  • Troerinnen, Die (1966)
  • Medea (1969)
  • Dionysus (1970)
  • The Trojan Women (1971)
  • Medéia (1973)
  • Bakchen, Die (1974)
  • Iphigenia (1977)
  • Medea (1983)
  • Medea (1983)
  • Medea (1989)
  • Iphigenia at Aulis (1991)
  • Backanterna (1993)
  • Médée (2001)
  • The Bacchae (2002)
  • The Trojan Women (2004)
  • Medea (2005)
  • The Women of Troy (2006)

Films based on Aristophanes[edit]

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