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Don Q Son of Zorro (1925)

Not Rated | | Adventure, Romance | 15 June 1925 (USA)
Don Cesar, son of Zorro, is framed for murder while visiting Spain, and becomes the whip-wielding outlaw Don Q.

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Complete credited cast:
... Dolores de Muro
Jack McDonald ... General de Muro
... Don Sebastian
Stella De Lanti ... The Queen (as Stella DeLanti)
... The Archduke
... Don Fabrique
Albert MacQuarrie ... Colonel Matsado
... Lola (as Lottie Pickford Forrest)
... Robledo
Tote Du Crow ... Bernardo
Martha Franklin ... The Duenna
Juliette Belanger ... The Dancer
Roy Coulson ... Her Admirer
Enrique Acosta ... Ramon
... Don Cesar de Vega / Zorro - His Father
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Don Cesar de Vega, son of Zorro, is in Spain for his education. By way of education, he duels with Don Sebastian of the Queen's Guard (soon to be his rival for the hand of lovely Dolores de Muro), makes love, and befriends the visiting Archduke of Austria. But a quarrel ending in violence gives Don Sebastian the chance to dispose of his rival...by framing him for murder! Feigning suicide, Cesar escapes. Being a chip off the old block, a whip-wielding outlaw (this being his weapon rather than the sword) sets out to clear the name of Vega... Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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With a whip for a weapon Douglas Fairbanks gives more laughs, more real thrills, more high speed, in "Don Q" than in any picture he has ever made. See more »

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Adventure | Romance

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Not Rated
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15 June 1925 (USA)  »

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Der Mann mit der Peitsche  »

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Danish composer Jacob Gade's internationally famous piece "Tango Jalousi" was composed for the Danish gala premiere of this film, which took place 14 September 1925 in Palads Teatret, Copenhagen. See more »

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Don Cesar de Vega: My father always said, "When life plays a trick on you, play a trick on the trick."
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Featured in Sprockets: Cliffhangers (1995) See more »

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Jalousie
(1925) (uncredited)
Music by Jacob Gade
English Lyrics by Vera Bloom
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Son lives up to his father's pedigree
9 October 2002 | by See all my reviews

Sprightly, only slightly less appealing sequel to Fairbank's first outing as Zorro. Here as Zorro's son, we also get some neat whiptricks and the sight of 2 Fairbanks (as Zorro and his son) in addition to the usual acrobatic stunts. The plot concerns Don Q being sent to the "old country" to study. He ends up framed for a crime by the corrupt officials of the Queen (who are made jealous when Don Q saves their commander from a bull with his whip, impressing the Queen with his courage). Zorro must come over to help him prove his innocence and defeat his enemies in battle.


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