6.6/10
99
6 user

Crossed Swords (1954)

Il maestro di Don Giovanni (original title)
Approved | | Adventure | 28 July 1954 (USA)
Adventurer sets out to save princess' father's kingdom.

Directors:

Milton Krims, Vittorio Vassarotti (uncredited)

Writer:

Milton Krims
Reviews

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Action | Adventure | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Two noble Scottish brothers deliberately take opposite sides when Bonnie Prince Charlie returns to claim the throne of Scotland in order to preserve the family fortune.

Director: William Keighley
Stars: Errol Flynn, Roger Livesey, Anthony Steel
Istanbul (1957)
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A suspected diamond smuggler returns to Istanbul and finds the lady love he thought was dead...or does he?

Director: Joseph Pevney
Stars: Errol Flynn, Cornell Borchers, John Bentley
Adventure | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

During the fourteenth century when the Hundred-Year War between France and England ends with the English occupation of French Aquitainia, rebel French Knights vow to oust Prince Edward of Walles, ruler of Aquitainia.

Director: Henry Levin
Stars: Errol Flynn, Joanne Dru, Peter Finch
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Brian Hawke of the Royal Navy versus the pirates of Madagascar.

Director: George Sherman
Stars: Errol Flynn, Maureen O'Hara, Anthony Quinn
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A sea captain becomes involved with a servant girl in early New Orleans. She sees him as a way to gain access into wealthy households.

Directors: William Marshall, Robert Florey
Stars: Errol Flynn, Micheline Presle, Vincent Price
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

In pre-Castro Cuba, Ned Sherwood is caught between police and counterfeiters.

Director: Richard Wilson
Stars: Errol Flynn, Pedro Armendáriz, Rossana Rory
Certificate: Passed Action | Adventure | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

In California during the Civil War, a Confederate patrol and a Union troop must set their differences aside in order to survive a Sioux attack.

Director: William Keighley
Stars: Errol Flynn, Patrice Wymore, Scott Forbes
Certificate: Passed Action | Adventure | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The great lover Don Juan comes to the assistance of his queen.

Director: Vincent Sherman
Stars: Errol Flynn, Viveca Lindfors, Robert Douglas
Drama | Romance | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Richard, son of the King of Laurentia who has been living in Monte Carlo with Martha Karrillos for several years due to his parents refusal to this unroyal affair, is called to assume his ... See full summary »

Director: Herbert Wilcox
Stars: Anna Neagle, Errol Flynn, Patrice Wymore
Mara Maru (1952)
Adventure | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

An American salvage diver plunges into dangerous intrigue around a sunken treasure in the Philippines.

Director: Gordon Douglas
Stars: Errol Flynn, Ruth Roman, Raymond Burr
Montana (1950)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

An Australian sheepman comes to Montana looking for grazing space, is opposed by local ranchers and a wealthy cattle-woman.

Directors: Ray Enright, Raoul Walsh
Stars: Errol Flynn, Alexis Smith, S.Z. Sakall
Certificate: Passed Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Love among the Forsytes is strange, full of tradition, melancholy and gold digging in this film treatise on Victorian-age rigidity and vestiges of a flawed society.

Director: Compton Bennett
Stars: Errol Flynn, Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
Errol Flynn ... Renzo
Gina Lollobrigida ... Francesca
Nadia Gray ... Fulvia
Cesare Danova ... Raniero
Roldano Lupi Roldano Lupi ... Pavoncello
Alberto Rabagliati Alberto Rabagliati ... Gennarelli
Paola Mori ... Tomasina
Silvio Bagolini Silvio Bagolini ... Buio
Renato Chiantoni ... Spiga
Riccardo Rioli Riccardo Rioli ... Lenzi
Pietro Tordi Pietro Tordi ... The Duke
Mimo Billi Mimo Billi ... Miele
Alfredo Rizzo Alfredo Rizzo
Edit

Storyline

Adventurer sets out to save princess' father's kingdom.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

The World's Lustiest Era! Adventure's Boldest Rogue! See more »

Genres:

Adventure

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Italy | USA

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

28 July 1954 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Crossed Swords See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Pathécolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.75 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Featured in Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff (2010) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Now this is some damned good Errol
11 April 2006 | by bushrod56See all my reviews

Finally got to see this one and really liked it. All I'd ever heard about it was that it was just 'ok' but nothing that special; well if you like Errol in a swashbuckling mode you've got to have this one, take my word! It's very reminiscent of his DON JUAN film and all the better for it. He's slightly jaded and world-weary and is able to laugh at the world's follies (and his own). And you can talk all you want to about his failing looks/health due to alcohol/drug/tobacco/whatever use (He was only five years from death while filming this)- the son of a gun moves in this thing. Swinging his sword, running, jumping in and out of windows. Plus the darned thing is filmed in Italy- real palaces and castles. The print I own is not that great but it's way better than nothing. A cinematic masterpiece? No. Errol doing what Errol does best? Yes Yes YES


22 of 22 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 6 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed