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Saturday Cinema: Captain from Castile

on BBC Two England

starring Tyrone Power Jean Peters, Cesar Romero, Lee J. Cobb
Fleeing the tyranny of the Spanish Inquisition, a young Spanish nobleman joins Cortez's conquistadors in their triumphant sweep through Mexico. This colourful, romantic adventure is set against the beautiful Mexican landscape.
Films: page 26


Novel by:
Samuel Shellabarger
Screenplay by:
Lamar Trotti
Produced by:
Lamar Trotti
Directed by:
Henry King
De Vargas:
Tyrone Power
Catana Perez:
Jean Peters
Hernan Cortez:
Cesar Romero
Juan Garcia:
Lee J Cobb
Diego De Silva:
John Sutton
Don Francisco:
Antonio Moreno
Fr Bartolome:
Thomas Gomez
Alan Mowbray
Barbara Lawrence
De Caravajal:
George Zucco

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