Notable Films Based on the Heritage of Classical Antiquity (Greco-Roman Mythology & Literature)

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  • Pygmalion
  • Orpheus
  • Ulysses
  • Helen of Troy
  • Hercules
  • Desire Under the Elms
  • Hercules Unchained
  • Black Orpheus
  • The Fugitive Kind
  • Antigone
  • Hercules in the Haunted World
  • Duel of the Titans
  • The Avenger
  • Phaedra
  • Electra
  • Jason and the Argonauts
  • The Gorgon
  • My Fair Lady
  • The Hill
  • The Return of Ringo
  • Ulysses
  • Oedipus Rex
  • The Girls
  • The Degenerates
  • Fellini Satyricon
  • Funeral Parade of Roses
  • Forgotten Pistolero
  • Medea
  • Dionysus in '69
  • The Year of the Cannibals
  • The Trojan Women
  • Sisyphus
  • Electra, My Love
  • The Travelling Players
  • Iphigenia
  • Metamorphoses
  • A Dream of Passion
  • The Warriors
  • Clash of the Titans
  • Butcher, Baker, Nightmare Maker
  • Hercules
  • Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind
  • Weird Science
  • Arion
  • Mannequin
  • Medea
  • Nostos: The Return
  • Antigone
  • Ulysses' Gaze
  • Mighty Aphrodite
  • The Odyssey
  • Hercules
  • She's All That
  • Titus
  • O Brother, Where Art Thou?
  • Moulin Rouge!
  • Helen of Troy
  • Oldboy
  • Troy
  • Pan's Labyrinth
  • Wonder Woman
  • My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done
  • Triangle
  • Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief
  • Clash of the Titans
  • Immortals
  • Wrath of the Titans
  • You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet
  • Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters
  • The Legend of Hercules
  • Hercules
  • Chi-Raq
  • The Neon Demon
  • Wonder Woman
  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer
  • The Lighthouse
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire
  • The Old Guard
  • Wonder Woman 1984
  • Gorgon