Androcles and the Lion (1952) DVD

Studio Odeon Entertainment Ltd Date released Region Region 2 DVD Number of discs 1 disc Running time 1h 38m Film
Androcles and the Lion DVD with Jean Simmons
Androcles and the Lion DVD with Jean Simmons.

Androcles is an escaped slave who is on the run from his Roman captors. While hiding in the forest he comes upon a wild lion, who, instead of attacking him, approaches him with a wounded paw. Seeing the lion in pain, he removes a huge thorn from the beast’s paw, creating a friend for life. Androcles is eventually recaptured and sentenced to be thrown to the lions in the arena. But amongst the pack of lions is one who remembers the painful thorn…

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Androcles and the Lion DVD with Jean Simmons
Androcles and the Lion DVD with Jean Simmons.

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