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Epic film of the legendary Spanish hero, Rodrigo Diaz ("El Cid" to his followers), who, without compromising his strict sense of honour, still succeeds in taking the initiative and driving the Moors from Spain.

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Directed by

Anthony Mann

Written by

Philip Yordan (Screenplay)
Fredric M. Frank (Screenplay)
Ben Barzman (Screenplay)

Runtime

182 minutes

Country

United States of America, Italy

Language

English

Tagline

The GREATEST ROMANCE and ADVENTURE in a THOUSAND YEARS!

Cast

Keywords

spain epic historical figure honor 11th century devoutness

Photos

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture Miklós Rózsa

Oscar nomination for Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Original Song Miklós Rózsa