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Blood and Sand (22-May-1941)

Director: Rouben Mamoulian

Writer: Jo Swerling

From novel: Blood and Sand by Vicente Blasco Ibáņez

Music: Alfred Newman

Producer: Darryl F. Zanuck

Keywords: Drama, Bullfighting

A boy from the countryside grows to become a prominent Spanish bullfighter. He marries his childhood sweetheart, but is easily manipulated by the wealthy widow Doņa Sol, played by Rita Hayworth. Starts slow but picks up nicely. Won Oscar for Best Cinematography, and received a nomination for Best Art Direction. Remake of Valentino's Blood and Sand (1922).

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Lynn Bari
18-Dec-1913 20-Nov-1989 Shock
Fortunio Bonanova
13-Jan-1895 2-Apr-1969 Citizen Kane
John Carradine
5-Feb-1906 27-Nov-1988 In over 200 B movies
Pedro de Cordoba
28-Sep-1881 16-Sep-1950 The Ghost Breakers
Laird Cregar
28-Jul-1916 9-Dec-1944 The Lodger
Linda Darnell
16-Oct-1923 10-Apr-1965 Star Dust
Rita Hayworth
17-Oct-1918 14-May-1987 Gilda
Russell Hicks
4-Jun-1895 1-Jun-1957 American character actor
Victor Kilian
6-Mar-1891 11-Mar-1979 Raymond Larkin on Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman
J. Carrol Naish
21-Jan-1896 24-Jan-1973 Sahara
Alla Nazimova
22-May-1879 13-Jul-1945 Blood and Sand
Tyrone Power
5-May-1913 15-Nov-1958 Witness for the Prosecution
Anthony Quinn
21-Apr-1915 3-Jun-2001 Zorba the Greek
George Reeves
5-Jan-1914 16-Jun-1959 Television's first Superman


Tyrone Power   ...   Juan
Linda Darnell   ...   Carmen Espinosa
Rita Hayworth   ...   Dona Sol
Alla Nazimova   ...   Senora Augustias
Anthony Quinn   ...   Manolo de Palma
J. Carrol Naish   ...   Garabato
John Carradine   ...   Nacional
Lynn Bari   ...   Encarnacion
Laird Cregar   ...   Natalio Curro
Monty Banks   ...   Antonio Lopez
Vicente Gomez   ...   Guitarist
George Reeves   ...   Capt. Pierre Lauren
Pedro de Cordoba   ...   Don Jose Alvarez
Fortunio Bonanova   ...   Pedro Espinosa
Victor Kilian   ...   Priest
Michael Morris   ...   La Pulga
Charles Stevens   ...   Pablo Gomez
Ann Todd   ...   Carmen (as a child)
Cora Sue Collins   ...   Encarnacion (as a child)
Russell Hicks   ...   Marquis
Maurice Cass   ...   El Milquetoast
Rex Downing   ...   Juan (as a child)
John Wallace   ...   Francisco
Jacqueline Dalya   ...   Gachi
Cullen Johnson   ...   Manolo (as a child)
Larry Harris   ...   Pablo (as a child)
Ted Frye   ...   La Pulga (as a child)
Schuyler Standish   ...   Nacional (as a child)


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