When archaeologist Jack Wilder is given Vicente De Valverde's diary by a friend his search for the great city of gold, El Dorado begins.
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2010  

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A self-trained dancer from the streets of Detroit finds her way after auditioning for the most prestigious ballet academy in New York.

Director: Steven Jacobson
Stars: Kenny Wormald, Rachele Brooke Smith, Sarah Jayne Jensen
Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A bet pits a British inventor, a Chinese thief, and a French artist on a worldwide adventure that they can circle the globe in 80 days.

Director: Frank Coraci
Stars: Jackie Chan, Steve Coogan, Jim Broadbent
Beastly (2011)
Drama | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A modern-day take on the "Beauty and the Beast" tale where a New York teen is transformed into a hideous monster in order to find true love.

Director: Daniel Barnz
Stars: Alex Pettyfer, Vanessa Hudgens, Mary-Kate Olsen
Honey (2003)
Drama | Music | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Honey is a sexy, tough music video choreographer who shakes up her life after her mentor gives her an ultimatum: sleep with him or be blacklisted within their industry.

Director: Bille Woodruff
Stars: Jessica Alba, Mekhi Phifer, Romeo Miller
Action | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Four fighters with different backgrounds come together to train under an ex-MMA rising star and then ultimately have to fight each other.

Director: Michael Jai White
Stars: Michael Jai White, Dean Geyer, Alex Meraz
El Dorado (1988)
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Director: Carlos Saura
Stars: Omero Antonutti, Lambert Wilson, Eusebio Poncela
The Presence (2010)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

A woman travels to an isolated cabin she begins to think she is losing her mind when her boyfriend comes to stay.

Director: Tom Provost
Stars: Mira Sorvino, Shane West, Justin Kirk
Eldorado (2008)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Yvan finds a burglar in his house. He doesn't call the police and decides to give the young man a lift home to his parents.

Director: Bouli Lanners
Stars: Bouli Lanners, Fabrice Adde, Philippe Nahon
El Dorado (1966)
Drama | Romance | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Cole Thornton, a gunfighter for hire, joins forces with an old friend, Sheriff J.P. Hara. Together with an old Indian fighter and a gambler, they help a rancher and his family fight a rival rancher that is trying to steal their water.

Director: Howard Hawks
Stars: John Wayne, Robert Mitchum, James Caan
Supreme Courtships (TV Movie 2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

A look at the personal and professional lives of Six Supreme Court clerks.

Director: Ian Toynton
Stars: Daphne Ashbrook, Link Baker, John Berg
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director: Christopher J. Smith
Stars: Juliette Brinkerhoff, Stephen Ellis, Natalie Victoria
Short | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Sometimes love is always what it seems.

Director: Travis Huff
Stars: Jamie Anne Allman, David Aranovich, Jennifer Lyons
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Jack Wilder (2 episodes, 2010)
...
 Col. Sam Grissom (2 episodes, 2010)
...
 Maria Martinez (2 episodes, 2010)
...
 Gordon (2 episodes, 2010)
...
 General Mata (2 episodes, 2010)
...
 Quinteros (2 episodes, 2010)
Vanessa Saba ...
 Lupe (2 episodes, 2010)
Edit

Storyline

When archaeologist Jack Wilder is given Vicente De Valverde's diary by a friend his search for the great city of gold, El Dorado begins.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

|

Release Date:

2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El Dorado - Auf der Suche nach der goldenen Stadt  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(2 parts)

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Fast-paced adventure...
15 June 2011 | by (Denmark) – See all my reviews

"El Dorado: Temple of the Sun" is an adventure movie in the likes of "Indiana Jones", "The Jewel of the Nile" and "The Librarian". Set in South America, the movie kicks off in high speed and never really slows down.

The story is pretty much similar to what you would find in the afore mentioned movies. A treasure/relic hunter is looking for an ancient artifact (or in this case, the City of Gold), and being chased in hot pursuit by someone wanting the very same thing. So it is pretty much textbook script here. But despite it being an "Indiana Jones" clone, the story did work out well enough. Only one thing did puzzle me; who was the 'bad guy' working for? And truth be told, at the end when you find out, I was shaking my head in disbelief, because that was a bit ridiculous. But you will see for yourself...

Being set and filmed in South America was great, because it was like you were there yourself, running around in the jungle looking for treasure. And the sets throughout the movie were nice as well.

One thing always amuse me, and that is how poorly bad guys are at shooting when trying to hit the main characters of the movie. It is so wrong. When they shoot at other non-important people, such as the native people, they have perfect aim, but once the guns turn towards the heroes, the aim becomes way off. That is so old and so cliché that it just doesn't work anymore.

The cast in "El Dorado: Temple of the Sun" was pretty good, and most memorable were Shane West (playing Jack Wilder), Luke Goss (playing Col. Sam Grissom) and Natalie Martinez (playing Maria Martinez).

If you like adventure movies, then "El Dorado: Temple of the Sun" is definitely worth checking out, because it is action and adventure from the very start and till the very end.


7 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
what is this? eyebleed
El Dorado trailer on YouTube TC24Seven
This board needs an update gommetje
Give This Film a Go ringdown
Underrated Luapske
Discuss El Dorado (2010) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?