Sword of Venus is a 1953 American adventure film directed by Harold Daniels, written by Jack Pollexfen and Aubrey Wisberg, and starring Robert Clarke, Catherine McLeod, Dan O'Herlihy, William Schallert and Marjorie Stapp. It was released on February 20, 1953, by RKO Pictures. It was also released in the U.K. as The Island of Monte Cristo.
|Sword of Venus|
|Directed by||Harold Daniels|
|Written by||Jack Pollexfen|
|Produced by||Jack Pollexfen|
|Cinematography||John L. Russell|
|Music by||Charles Koff|
|Distributed by||RKO Pictures|
The Count of Monte Cristo's son is framed for a murder he didn't commit by a man who is plotting to get his hands on his wealth, a man who was one of his father's deadliest enemies.
The producers wanted Ron Randell for a lead role.
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- "Sword Of Venus". TV Guide. Retrieved 22 September 2014.
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- Marilyn Erskine Career Prospers; Fregonese Plans Bolivar Romance Schallert, Edwin. Los Angeles Times 6 Oct 1951: 7.