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Adventures of Don Juan (1-Dec-1948)

Director: Vincent Sherman

Writers: George Oppenheimer; Harry Kurnitz; Herbert Dalmas

Music by: Max Steiner

Producer: Jerry Wald

Keywords: Action/Adventure, Swashbuckling

Amidst scandal, legendary lover Don Juan is thrown out of England and forced to rehabilitate in his native Spain, where he becomes head of the fencing school at the Spanish Academy. The daft King Phillip III and his Queen Margaret are victims of one of the ministers, the treacherous Duke de Lorca, who has out-maneuvered the king and intends to become puppetmaster as he declares war on England. Don Juan, despite his rash profession to the Queen of inappropriate love for her, rallies in loyal defense of the monarchy. One of Flynn's best roles, though performed poorly at the box office. Won Oscars for Best Costume Design and Best Set Decoration.

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Errol Flynn   ...   Don Juan
Viveca Lindfors   ...   Queen Margaret
Robert Douglas   ...   Duke de Lorca
Alan Hale, Sr.   ...   Leporello
Romney Brent   ...   King Phillip III
Ann Rutherford   ...   Doņa Elena
Robert Warwick   ...   Count de Polan
Jerry Austin   ...   Don Sebastian
Douglas Kennedy   ...   Don Rodrigo
Jeanne Shepherd   ...   Doņa Carlotta
Mary Stuart   ...   Catherine
Helen Westcott   ...   Lady Diana
Fortunio Bonanova   ...   Don Serafino
Aubrey Mather   ...   Lord Chalmers
Una O'Connor   ...   Duenna
Raymond Burr   ...   Capt. Alvarez


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