SWORD OF VENUS-another fun fun 1953 Swashbuckling Movie

Swashbuckling Fun! Doesn’t get any better than one of these old Hollywood Movies. Pop some Popcorn and Enjoy!

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.



Sword of Venus is a 1953 American adventure film directed by Harold Daniels, written by Jack Pollexfen and Aubrey Wisberg, and starring Robert ClarkeCatherine McLeodDan O’HerlihyWilliam 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.[1][2][3]

Sword of Venus
Theatrical release poster
Directed byHarold Daniels
Written byJack Pollexfen
Aubrey Wisberg
Produced byJack Pollexfen
Aubrey Wisberg
Albert Zugsmith
StarringRobert Clarke
Catherine McLeod
Dan O’Herlihy
William Schallert
Marjorie Stapp
CinematographyJohn L. Russell
Music byCharles Koff
American Pictures
Distributed byRKO Pictures
Release dateJanuary 21, 1953 (Los Angeles)February 20, 1953 (United States)
Running time73 minutes
CountryUnited States