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The Big Fisherman is a 1959 film about the life of Peter.

Directed by Frank Borzage. Written by Howard Estabrook, based on the novel by Lloyd C. Douglas.The Story of Simon Peter of Galilee   (taglines)


== Herod Antipas ==
[to a would-be assassin] I am sorry. The hospitality of my house will be brief. [Guard draws dagger to kill assassin] We have guests. Out of sight.


== Taglines ==
The Story of Simon Peter of GalileeBased on the best-selling classic by Lloyd C. Doulas, Author of "The Robe"


== Cast ==
Howard Keel — Simon Peter
Susan Kohner — Fara
John Saxon — Voldi
Martha Hyer — Herodias
Herbert Lom — Herod-Antipas
Ray Stricklyn — Deran
Marian Seldes — Arnon
Alexander Scourby — David Ben-Zadok
Beulah Bondi — Hannah
Jay Barney — John the Baptist
Rhodes Reason — Andrew
Henry Brandon — Mencius
Brian Hutton — John
Thomas Troupe — James
Marianne Stewart — Ione
Jonathan Harris — Lysias
Leonard Mudie — Ilderan
James Griffith — The beggar
Peter Adams — Phillip
Jo Gilbert — Deborah
Michael Mark — Innkeeper
Joe Di Reda — Assassin
Stuart Randall — Aretas
Herbert Rudley — Tiberius
Phillip Pine — Lucius


== External links ==

The Big Fisherman quotes at the Internet Movie Database
The Big Fisherman at Rotten Tomatoes
The Big Fisherman at Allmovie