Film based on the myth of Don Juan.

Director:

Writers:

(original idea), (screenplay) | 10 more credits »
Reviews

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Don Juan (1998)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Spain in the mid-seventeenth century. A series of bloody wars has ravaged the nation. Don Juan the nobleman and his valet, Sganarelle, roam the countryside on horseback, on the run and lost... See full summary »

Director: Jacques Weber
Stars: Jacques Weber, Michel Boujenah, Emmanuelle Béart
Don Juan (1926)
Certificate: Passed Adventure | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Misogynistic skirt chaser Don Juan falls for a convent girl.

Director: Alan Crosland
Stars: Jane Winton, John Roche, Warner Oland
Don Giovanni (1979)
Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Screen adapatation of Mozart's greatest opera. Don Giovanni, the infamous womanizer, makes one conquest after another until the ghost of Donna Anna's father, the Commendatore, (whom ... See full summary »

Director: Joseph Losey
Stars: Ruggero Raimondi, John Macurdy, Edda Moser
Action | Adventure | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The great lover Don Juan comes to the assistance of his queen.

Director: Vincent Sherman
Stars: Errol Flynn, Viveca Lindfors, Robert Douglas
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Jeanne lives in Paris and believes she is the reincarnation of Don Juan. She visits a priest and tells him she has killed a man. He comes to her elegant flat - her father has died leaving ... See full summary »

Director: Roger Vadim
Stars: Brigitte Bardot, Robert Hossein, Mathieu Carrière
Don Juan I (2015)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

This is story about Oleg, a young man trapped by autism, his fight to become more "normal" and his mother that is encouraging him in this painful path, sometimes with very painful words... ... See full summary »

Director: Jerzy Sladkowski
Stars: Oleg Maximov, Marina Ivanovna Maximova, Mariya Fedorovna Vdovina
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

In a village of the Po valley where the earth is hard and life miserly, the priest and the communist mayor are always fighting to be the head of the community. If in secret, they admired ... See full summary »

Director: Julien Duvivier
Stars: Fernandel, Gino Cervi, Vera Talchi
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A couple having an affair strike a bicyclist with their car and do not offer aid out of fear of their relationship being exposed.

Director: Juan Antonio Bardem
Stars: Lucia Bosé, Alberto Closas, Bruna Corrà
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Serranilla
Roland Armontel ...
The Governor
Simone Paris ...
Doña María
...
José Sepúlveda ...
Don Ramón
...
Lebourreau
Robert Lombard ...
The Duke of Altaquerque
Micheline Dax ...
Teófilo Palou ...
Un Guardia
...
Don Iñigo
Pedro Valdivieso ...
Angel
Erno Crisa ...
Hebe Donay ...
Juanita
Mercedes Rueda ...
Lola
Edit

Storyline

Film based on the myth of Don Juan.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Oh the capers and the antics, the hilarious romantics...

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

| |

Language:

Release Date:

26 September 1956 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

Pantaloons  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Westrex Recording System)

Color:

(Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Don Juan's reckless servant .
8 July 2015 | by See all my reviews

A French-Spanish co-production,in color ,luxury for the time ;directed by an American ,John Berry ,who was driven away from his land by McCarthyism and continued his career in France ,with little fanfare .

Anyway this "Don Juan 1956" is a Fernandel vehicle;he does not play the title role,mind you,but the womanizer's servant Sganarelle.In the Wake of eventful events ,Sganarelle is mistaken for his master and becomes the toast of Toledo town -at least as far as women are concerned,the men are not really overjoyed-;A succession of duels,mistaken identities,and a nasty governor lead the new seducer to the stake .But women's lib before its time,all the ladies rebel against the cruel governor ("in love ,we were all created equal ,there are neither nobles nor commoners") The screenplay is confused,sometimes repetitive (Don Juan's wife,Dona Elvira ,is near-sighted and needs glasses to recognize her hubby,which is a blessing),but Fernandel's presence saves the movie:his funny faces ,when he tries to ape his master's look ,are priceless.

His co-star is Carmen Sevilla who would often play in filmed operetta opposite Luis Mariano.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?