The Spanish explorer Pizarro captures the Inca god-chief Atahualpa and promises to free him upon the delivery of a hoard of gold. But Pizarro finds himself torn between his desire for conquest and his sense of honor after friendship and respect develops between captive and captor. Written by
Jim Beaver <email@example.com>
The birth of a hero. The death of an empire. The adventure of a lifetime.
Did You Know?
Producer Philip Yordan
also read extensively in support of the movie, and in Spain he received access to 16th century eyewitness accounts. A speech given during Atahualpa's trial was derived from the actual trial records. See more
May the Crown be allowed a word?
I know your word... death.