The Giants of Thessaly
The Giants of Thessaly (, , released in the UK as Jason and the Golden Fleece) is a 1960 Italian-French adventure-fantasy film directed by Riccardo Freda. It is loosely based on the epic poem Argonautica by Apollonius Rhodius.
Thessaly, overrun with barbarian invaders and beset with natural disasters, sends King Jason and his Argonauts on a search for the fabled Golden Fleece. Meanwhile, back home, his scheming cohort is plotting to get his hands on the kingdom and the queen.
|author||Ennio de Concini Giuseppe Masini Riccardo Freda|
|genre||adventure fantasy historical|
|keywords||golden fleece natural disaster scheme the king|
|producer||Virgilio De Blasi|