In 1789, when the Revolution went on, a bandit named "Black Tulip" held the surroundings of village Roussillon in fear. The poor people respected him as Robin Hood, who declare himself a ... See full summary »
After his last contract, the hitman Martin "Christian" Terrier tells his only friend Michel that he will retire; however Michel advises that the Organization will never let him go. ... See full summary »
After years of poverty, Carrier, a repairman, inherits a large sum of money upon his brother's death in an accident. Now rich, he decides it is time to make his mark and be known at any cost. Becoming more and more mentally unstable, he begins to threaten police and the government signing his tracts, "Armaguedon". A detective from Interpol heads the investigation and prepares a trap at an ... See full summary »
This 1985 french crime movie directed by José Pinheiro stars Alain Delon as retired police officer Daniel Pratt whose teenage daughter is killed by a gang of mysterious hooded killers. ... See full summary »
Under the influence of drugs, a teenager, Eddy, kills a policeman. His father, Jacques, pleads extenuating circumstances and nearly succeeds in gaining the confidence of the policeman's widow. But the press reveals that Jacques is an ex-gangster who has spent time in prison.
On a beach in Nice, François meets the mysterious Peggy and falls in love with her. Following her to a villa, he meets Marc, a lawyer who has a strange relationship with the girl. Marc tells François that Peggy is a drug addict: she kills men who approach her.
A newly arrived governor finds his province under the control of the corrupt Colonel Huerta. To avoid assassination by Huerta, he pretends to be weak and indecisive so Huerta will believe he poses no threat. But secretly he masquerades as Zorro, and joins the monk Francisco and the beautiful aristocrat Ortensia in their fight for justice against Huerta and his soldiers. Written by
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European version about famous character well played by Alain Delon
The inimitable Alain Delon is Don Diego De la Vega, a foppish governor and look-alike gay, but he dons a black outfit and becomes the Zorro, the legendary masked, hero of oppressed. Zorro riding in the hoof-prints, relishes his secret identity with cape and blade and help the good people who are mistreated ,thwarting the ambitious plans of the meanie official. He battles against colonel Huertas(Stanley Baker) and a botcher sergeant(Moustache). Zorro's helped by a deaf and dumb servant(Enzo Cerusico) . Zorro unites forces to Father Francisco(Albertini) and a beautiful aristocrat(Ottavia Piccolo). Zorro-Delon fight evildoers and greedy colonel oppressor, while saving damsel in distress from a fate worse than death. The film is set in salty flavour of Old South American, New Aragon, rather than Old California, though was filmed in Spain.
Derring-do, feats, adventures, humor and action find this agreeable swashbuckler.Alain Delon runs and jumps, bounds and leaps all over the images and overacting outrageously when plays the queer governor. A nice cast keeps the picture moving at a rapid clip, special mention for Giacomo Rossi Stuart as grumpy German lieutenant Von Merkel and Moustache as bungler sergeant Garcia. The motion picture is well-mounted and fast paced by Duccio Tessari, a Spaghetti Western expert.
Another versions about this known personage , as television series starred by Guy Williams during the 60s and the 90s starred by Duncan Regher, as cinema the classic mute version(1920) by Douglas Fairbanks and 'The mark of Zorro'(1940) starred by Tyrone Power and directed by Robert Mamoulian. And of course, modern rendition titled 'The mark and legend of Zorro' starred by Antonio Banderas and Catherine Zeta Jones and directed by Martin Campbell.
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