SOLOMON AND SHEBA.(1959)
Distributed by United Artists.
Dir: King Vidor
Producer: Ted Richmond
Cinematography: Freddie Young
Art Direction: Richard Day / Luis Pérez Espinosa / Alfred Sweeney
Special Effects: Alex Weldon
Matte artist : Unknown
Scenic artist: Emilio Ruiz del Rio
Matte paintings of Jerusalem, and the City of Sheba.
The temple of Jerusalem. The camera tilt up from the set to a miniature.
The temple is destroyed.
At the final Battle, King Solomon place his reduced army at one
side of a huge crack on the plain. They Dazzle the enemies with the shine
of their shields.
The enemies can't see the chasm and they fall to the abyss.
Backdrops painted by Emilio Ruiz.
Back to Ancient World.