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The Sign of Zorro -- Don Diego returns from Spain to challenge the cruel tyranny of Monastario.

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Writers:
Norman Foster (screenplay) &
Lowell S. Hawley (screenplay) ...
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Release Date:
11 June 1960 (USA) See more »
Tagline:
flashing swords...high adventure! See more »
Plot:
In this film, edited from eight episodes of Disney's hit TV series, Don Diego returns home to find his town under the heel of a cruel dictator... See more » | Add synopsis »
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User Reviews:
One of the best actionadventure movies! See more (4 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Guy Williams ... Don Diego de la Vega / Zorro (archive footage)
Henry Calvin ... Sgt. Garcia (archive footage)
Gene Sheldon ... Bernardo (archive footage)
Romney Brent ... Padre Felipe (archive footage)
Britt Lomond ... Capitán Monastario (archive footage)

George J. Lewis ... Don Alejandro de la Vega (archive footage)
Tony Russel ... Carlos Martinez (archive footage) (as Tony Russo)
Jan Arvan ... Don Nacho Torres (archive footage)
Than Wyenn ... Licenciado Pina (archive footage)

John Dehner ... Viceroy (archive footage)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Elvera Corona ... Pilar Fuentes (archive footage) (uncredited)
Lisa Gaye ... Constancia (archive footage) (uncredited)
Madeleine Taylor Holmes ... Luisa Torres (archive footage) (uncredited)

Nestor Paiva ... Innkeeper (archive footage) (uncredited)
Eugenia Paul ... Elena Torres (archive footage) (uncredited)

Directed by
Lewis R. Foster 
Norman Foster 
 
Writing credits
Norman Foster (screenplay) &
Lowell S. Hawley (screenplay) &
Bob Wehling (screenplay) &
John Meredyth Lucas (screenplay)

Johnston McCulley (novel "The Curse of Capistrano")

Ian Hay  screenplay (uncredited)

Produced by
Bill Anderson .... producer (as William H. Anderson)
Walt Disney .... executive producer (uncredited)
 
Original Music by
William Lava 
 
Cinematography by
Gordon Avil (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Hugh Chaloupka 
Stanley E. Johnson  (as Stanley Johnson)
Roy V. Livingston  (as Roy Livingston)
Cotton Warburton 
 
Art Direction by
Marvin Aubrey Davis 
 
Set Decoration by
Hal Gausman 
Emile Kuri 
 
Makeup Department
Pat McNalley .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Roy Wade .... unit manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Russ Haverick .... assistant director
Vincent McEveety .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Robert O. Cook .... sound
 
Visual Effects by
Peter Ellenshaw .... matte artist
 
Stunts
Buddy Van Horn .... stunts (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Chuck Keehne .... costumer
 
Other crew
Fred Cavens .... fencing master
Louis Debney .... production coordinator
Walt Disney .... presenter
 

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Runtime:
USA:91 min
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Aspect Ratio:
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Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound Recording)
Certification:
Finland:K-8 | Sweden:Btl | UK:U | USA:Approved | USA:Passed (National Board of Review)

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Trivia:
Character actor John Dehner, who plays the Viceroy, had previously been an animator at the Disney studios.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in The Slave (1962)See more »
Soundtrack:
ZorroSee more »

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8 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
One of the best actionadventure movies!, 5 August 2002
Author: Francisco from Portugal

Good film.This movie is spectacular, but The Mark of Zorro with Tyrone Power is better.Guy Williams is fantastic in the role of Don Diego Vega.This is one of the best action\adventure movies that I ever saw!

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